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The Best Children’s Books About Dogs

“What are the best Children’s books about Dogs?” We looked at 393 of the top Kids Dog books, aggregating and ranking them so we could answer that very question!

The top 19 titles, all appearing on 3 or more “Best Children’s Dog” book lists, are ranked below by how many lists they appear on. The remaining 350+ titles, as well as the lists we used are in alphabetical order at the bottom of the page.

Happy Scrolling!



Top 19 Best Children’s Books About Dogs



19 .) Bark, George written by Jules Feiffer

	Bark, George

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bark Post 2
  • Dog Tag Art
  • Goodreads 2

A mother dog tries to teach her pup how to bark, and is surprised at why he wasn’t learning.




18 .) Biscuit written by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

	Biscuit

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bark Post
  • Bark Post 2
  • Barnes And Noble

It’s time for bed, but Biscuit wants to have a snack, and play, and hear stories. Will he ever go to sleep?




17 .) Gaston written by Kelly DiPucchio

	Gaston

Lists It Appears On:

  • Fatherly
  • Goodreads 2
  • Pre Kinders

A proper bulldog raised in a poodle family and a tough poodle raised in a bulldog family meet one day in the park.




16 .) Oh No, George! written by Chris Haughton

	Oh No, George!

Lists It Appears On:

  • Barnes And Noble
  • Fatherly
  • Rover

Harboring the best of intentions and trusted by his owner to be a well-behaved dog while alone during the day, George resists the temptation to chase cats and dig up flowers but finds his resolve wavering when he spies a mouthwatering cake on the table.…




15 .) Shiloh written by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

	Shiloh

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bark Post
  • Book Bub
  • Dog Tag Art

When he finds a lost beagle in the hills behind his West Virginia home, Marty tries to hide it from his family and the dog’s real owner, a mean-spirited man known to shoot deer out of season and to mistreat his dogs.




14 .) A Dog’s Life: The Autobiography of a Stray written by Ann M. Martin

	A Dog's Life: The Autobiography of a Stray

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Goodreads
  • Imagination Soup
  • The Reading Bug

Squirrel, a stray puppy, tells her life story, from her nurturing mother and brother to making her own way in the world, facing busy highways, changing seasons, and humans both gentle and brutal.




13 .) Go, Dog. Go! written by P.D. Eastman

	Go, Dog. Go!

Lists It Appears On:

  • AKC
  • Dog Tag Art
  • Goodreads 2
  • Read Brightly

A vocabulary-building story about dogs engaged in every imaginable type of activity.




12 .) Officer Buckle & Gloria written by Peggy Rathmann

	Officer Buckle & Gloria

Lists It Appears On:

  • Dog Tag Art
  • Goodreads 2
  • Read Brightly
  • Rover

The children at Napville Elementary School always ignore Officer Buckle’s safety tips, until a police dog named Gloria accompanies him when he gives his safety speeches.




11 .) Old Yeller written by Fred Gipson

	Old Yeller

Lists It Appears On:

  • AKC
  • Bark Post
  • Book Bub
  • The Reading Bug

When a novel like Huckleberry Finn, or The Yearling, comes along it defies customary adjectives because of the intensity of the respouse it evokes in the reader. Such a book, we submit, is Old Yeller; to read this eloquently simple story of a boy and his dog in the Texas hill country is an unforgettable and deeply moving experience. Set in the rough wilderness of early frontier Texas, “Old Yeller” is a timeless coming-of-age tale. Travis is left to care for the farm when his father leaves on a cattle drive. He copes with many hardships with the help of his big, yellow dog, Old Yeller.…




10 .) The 101 Dalmatians (The Hundred and One Dalmatians, #1) written by Dodie Smith

	The 101 Dalmatians (The Hundred and One Dalmatians, #1)

Lists It Appears On:

  • AKC
  • Book Bub
  • Goodreads
  • Rover

Pongo the Dalmatian and his wife Missis undertake a daring expedition to rescue their fifteen puppies from the clutches of the vicious Cruella de Vil.




9 .) The Call of the Wild written by Jack London

	The Call of the Wild

Lists It Appears On:

  • AKC
  • Bark Post
  • Book Bub
  • The Reading Bug

The adventures of an unusual dog, part St. Bernard, part Scotch shepherd, that is forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack.




8 .) The Incredible Journey written by Sheila Burnford

	The Incredible Journey

Lists It Appears On:

  • AKC
  • Bark Post
  • Book Bub
  • Goodreads

A Siamese cat, an old bull terrier, and a young Labrador retriever travel together 250 miles through the Canadian wilderness to find their family.




7 .) Where the Red Fern Grows written by Wilson Rawls

	Where the Red Fern Grows

Lists It Appears On:

  • AKC
  • Bark Post
  • Book Bub
  • Dog Tag Art

A young boy living in the Ozarks achieves his heart’s desire when he becomes the owner of two redbone hounds and teaches them to be champion hunters.




6 .) Harry the Dirty Dog written by Gene Zion

	Harry the Dirty Dog

Lists It Appears On:

  • Barnes And Noble
  • Goodreads 2
  • Imagination Soup
  • Pre Kinders
  • Read Brightly

Harry is a white dog with black spots who loves everything . . . except baths. So one day before bath time, Harry runs away. He plays outside all day long, digging and sliding in everything from garden soil to pavement tar. By the time he returns home, Harry is so dirty he looks like a black dog with white spots. His family doesn’t even recognize him!…




5 .) Because of Winn-Dixie written by Kate DiCamillo

	Because of Winn-Dixie

Lists It Appears On:

  • AKC
  • Bark Post
  • Book Bub
  • Dog Tag Art
  • Rover
  • The Reading Bug

Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni describes her first summer in the town of Naomi, Florida, and all the good things that happen to her because of her big ugly dog Winn-Dixie.




4 .) Clifford the Big Red Dog written by Norman Birdwell

	Clifford the Big Red Dog

Lists It Appears On:

  • AKC
  • Bark Post
  • Barnes And Noble
  • Goodreads 2
  • Read Brightly
  • Rover

Emily Elizabeth describes the activities she enjoys with her very big, very red dog and how they take care of each other.




3 .) Lassie Come-Home written by Eric Knight

	Lassie Come-Home

Lists It Appears On:

  • AKC
  • Book Bub
  • Dog Tag Art
  • Goodreads
  • The Guardian
  • The Reading Bug

A collie undertakes a thousand-mile journey in order to once again meet her former master at the school gate.




2 .) The Poky Little Puppy written by Janette Sebring Lowrey

	The Poky Little Puppy

Lists It Appears On:

  • AKC
  • Bark Post
  • Barnes And Noble
  • Dog Tag Art
  • Goodreads 2
  • Read Brightly
  • Rover

A puppy who is always late coming home one night finds there is no dessert for him.




1 .) Good Dog, Carl (Good Dog, Carl #1) written by Alexandra Day

	Good Dog, Carl (Good Dog, Carl #1)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bark Post 2
  • Barnes And Noble
  • Goodreads 2
  • Goodreads 2
  • Imagination Soup
  • Read Brightly
  • Rover
  • The Reading Bug

Lively and unusual things happen when Carl the dog is left in charge of the baby.




 


The 350+ Additional Best Kids Dog Books



 

#BooksAuthorsLists
20A Big Little Life: A Memoir of a Joyful DogDean KoontzBook Bub
The Reading Bug
21A Dog Wearing Shoes Fatherly
Read Brightly
22Adventure-Pom!Sean DrydenGoodreads
Goodreads 2
23Amazing Dogs Imagination Soup
Read Brightly
24Arthur’s New Puppy (Arthur Adventure Series)Marc BrownBark Post 2
Goodreads
25Bad Dog, Marley! Imagination Soup
The Best Childrens Books
26Big Dog…Little DogP.D. EastmanBark Post
Imagination Soup
27Big RedJim KjelgaardAKC
Dog Tag Art
28Charlie the Ranch DogRee DrummondGoodreads 2
Imagination Soup
29Dog Breath! The Horrible Trouble with Hally TosisDav PilkeyGoodreads 2
The Reading Bug
30Dog’s Colorful DayEmma DoddDogster
Pre Kinders
31DogsEmily GravettGoodreads 2
London Mums Magazine
32DogzillaDav PilkeyGoodreads 2
The Best Childrens Books
33Good Boy, Fergus!David ShannonGoodreads
Goodreads 2
34Grandma! Can I Get a Dog?Barry Jordan Jr.Goodreads
Goodreads 2
35Hairy Maclary from Donaldson’s DairyLynley DoddBook Trust
Goodreads 2
36Hank the Cowdog and Monkey Business (Hank the Cowdog, #14)John R. EricksonDog Tag Art
Goodreads
37Help Me, Mr. Mutt!Janet StevensGoodreads 2
Imagination Soup
38Henry and Mudge – The First Book (Henry and Mudge, #1)Cynthia RylantBark Post
Goodreads 2
39If You Give a Dog a Donut Imagination Soup
Pre Kinders
40Just Me and My PuppyMercer MayerBark Post
Goodreads
41Lad: A DogAlbert Payson TerhuneAKC
Goodreads
42Love That Dog (Jack, #1)Sharon CreechGoodreads
The Reading Bug
43Marley & MeJohn GroganBook Bub
The Reading Bug
44McDuff Moves InRosemary WellsGoodreads 2
Rover
45Miss Moon: Wise Words from a Dog GovernessJanet HillDogster
Goodreads
46My Dog SkipWillie MorrisBark Post
Goodreads
47My Old Pal, Oscar Fatherly
Read Brightly
48Pretzel Imagination Soup
The Reading Bug
49Ribsy Fatherly
Rover
50Smelly Bill Fatherly
Read Brightly
51The Art of Racing in the RainGarth SteinBook Bub
The Reading Bug
52The Best Days Are Dog DaysAaron MeshonDogster
Read Brightly
53The Great Gracie ChaseCynthia RylantGoodreads
Pre Kinders
54The Phantom TollboothNorton JusterAKC
Bark Post
55This Book Just Ate My Dog!Richard ByrneGoodreads
Imagination Soup
56Walter the Farting Dog Imagination Soup
Rover
57Where’s Spot?Eric HillBark Post
Barnes And Noble
58White FangJack LondonBook Bub
The Reading Bug
59100% WolfJayne LyonsGoodreads
60101 Dalmatians Read Brightly
61A Ball for Daisy Read Brightly
62A Book of Dog Breeds For Children:: They’re All DogsAmber RichardsGoodreads 2
63A Cat and a Dog Pre Kinders
64A Corgi’s Tale Softonic
65A Dog Called KittyBill WallaceGoodreads
66A Dog Called Naaman (Kingdom Kids, #2)Susan Barnett BraunGoodreads
67A Dog Is A DogStephen ShaskanBark Post 2
68A Dog So SmallPhilippa PearceGoodreads
69A Dog Walks Into a Nursing HomeSue HalpernBook Bub
70A Dog’s PurposeW. Bruce CameronBook Bub
71A Girl’s Best FriendHarriet May SavitzGoodreads
72A Penguin Pup for PinkertonSteven KelloggGoodreads 2
73A Room With a ZooJules FeifferGoodreads
74A Very Special Snowflake 
The Best Childrens Books
75
Adventure of my Corgi (A Learn to Read Picture Book for Kids)
 Softonic
76Alone in His Teacher’s HouseLouis SacharGoodreads
77Along Came a Dog The Reading Bug
78Amos: The Story of an Old Dog and His CouchSusan SeligsonGoodreads 2
79Angus and the CatMarjorie FlackGoodreads 2
80Angus and the DucksMarjorie FlackGoodreads 2
81Angus LostMarjorie FlackGoodreads 2
82Annies Chair 
Childrens Books Daily
83Antionette Pre Kinders
84Bad Dog Flash Read Brightly
85Bailey’s StoryW. Bruce CameronGoodreads 2
86Be a Wolf! (Adventures of Wishbone, #1)Brad StricklandGoodreads
87Bear (The Puppy Place, #15)Ellen MilesGoodreads
88Beautiful JoeMarshall SaundersBook Bub
89Boodil, My DogPija LindenbaumGoodreads 2
90Born to RunMichael MorpurgoGoodreads
91Buck from Call of the WildJack LondonThe Guardian
92Buddy (The Puppy Place, #5)Ellen MilesGoodreads
93Buffy: An Adventure Story 
Childrens Books Daily
94Bunnicula (Bunnicula, #1)James HoweGoodreads
95Buster the Treasure Hunter DogMelinda K. TrotterGoodreads 2
96Caesar the War Dog 
Childrens Books Daily
97CAT Pre Kinders
98ChampMarcia Thornton JonesGoodreads
99Charley’s First NightAmy HestGoodreads 2
100Child of the WolvesElizabeth HallGoodreads
101Children Make Terrible Pets Pre Kinders
102ChowderPeter BrownGoodreads 2
103City Dog, Country FrogMo WillemsGoodreads 2
104Clifford’s Birthday Party 
The Best Childrens Books
105Clifford’s Family Imagination Soup
106Color Dog Read Brightly
107Cookie’s Week Pre Kinders
108Corgi Confessions Softonic
109
Crime Biters: My Dog Is Better Than Your Dog
 Imagination Soup
110Curse of the Scarab (Big Honey Dog Mysteries, #1)H.Y. HannaGoodreads
111Dachshund Disaster (Pet Trouble, #8)Tui T. SutherlandGoodreads
112
DANNY THE READING DOG SERIES
 
London Mums Magazine
113Dart and the SquirrelsNicole IzmaylovGoodreads 2
114Dear ZooRod CampbellDogster
115Digger Dog Imagination Soup
116Doc Tails: Snow On My Face!Othen Donald Dale CummingsGoodreads 2
117DogMatthew Van FleetGoodreads 2
118Dog BingoPolly HornerBark Post 2
119Dog Dance of Snikia Softonic
120Dog DaysBeth GruberGoodreads
121
Dog Diaries: Secret Writings of the WOOF Society
 The Reading Bug
122Dog Gone: A Picture Book The Reading Bug
123Dog MedicineJulie BartonBook Bub
124Dog On ItSpencer QuinnBook Bub
125DoggerShirley HughesBook Trust
126Doggies: A Counting and Barking BookSandra BoyntonGoodreads 2
127DOGGITUDE: What Dogs REALLY Think–In 17 Sassy SyllablesCPivGoodreads 2
128Doggone DogsKaren BeaumontGoodreads 2
129Doggy Dare (Animal Ark Pets, #12)Ben M. BaglioGoodreads
130DogkuAndrew ClementsGoodreads 2
131Don Quixote (Wishbone Classics, #1)Michael BurganGoodreads
132
Don’t Lick the Dog: Making Friends with Dogs:
 Pet Guide
133Doolittle: : The Dog Who Yawned Too MuchAlli GoodhartGoodreads 2
134
Dozer’s Run: A True Story of a Dog and His Race
 
The Best Childrens Books
135Dr. Dog Imagination Soup
136E. B. White on DogsMartha WhiteBook Bub
137Eddie and DogAlison Brown
London Mums Magazine
138Ellie’s StoryW. Bruce CameronGoodreads 2
139EmmanuelLilian WhiteGoodreads 2
140Every Dog Has His Day (Hank the Cowdog, #10)John R. EricksonGoodreads
141Everything Dog: Pet Guide
142Everything for a Dog The Reading Bug
143Excellent Ed Read Brightly
144Faded Love (Hank the Cowdog, #5)John R. EricksonGoodreads
145Fearless 
Childrens Books Daily
146FetchAdam Glendon SidwellGoodreads 2
147Fight for Life #1 The Reading Bug
148Find the PuppyStephen CartwrightGoodreads 2
149Finding a FriendCarol ThomasGoodreads 2
150Finding GobiDion LeonardBook Bub
151Flo & WendellWilliam WegmanDogster
152Floss Pre Kinders
153Follow My Leader 
Anything Pawsable
154Following AtticusTom RyanBook Bub
155Frank and Laverne Imagination Soup
156Frankenstein’s Dog (Goosebumps Most Wanted, #4)R.L. StineGoodreads
157Fred Stays With Me!Nancy CoffeltGoodreads 2
158Free Days With GeorgeColin CampbellBook Bub
159Froggy Gets a Doggy Pre Kinders
160From Wolf to Woof!Hudson TalbottDogster
161
Gabe: The Dog Who Sniffs Out Danger
 Imagination Soup
162Ginger Pye The Reading Bug
163Go Dog Go Imagination Soup
164Go Go Go Stop Imagination Soup
165GOING HOME 
London Mums Magazine
166Guardians of Being The Reading Bug
167Hachiko: The True Story of a Loyal DogPamela S. TurnerGoodreads 2
168Hairy Maclary’s Caterwaul CaperLynley DoddGoodreads 2
169Hairy Maclary’s Rumpus at the VetLynley DoddGoodreads 2
170Hairy Maclary’s ShowbusinessLynley DoddGoodreads 2
171Happy Halloween, Biscuit!Alyssa Satin CapucilliGoodreads 2
172
Harlow & Sage (and Indiana): A True Story About Best Friends
 Imagination Soup
173Have You Seen My Cat? Pre Kinders
174Henry the Dog with No TailKate FeifferGoodreads 2
175Henry the Fourth Pre Kinders
176Henry the Queen’s Corgi Softonic
177Hogni from BloodsongMelvin BurgessThe Guardian
178Hondo and Fabian The Reading Bug
179Hot Dog, Cold Dog Read Brightly
180How Do Dinosaurs Love Their Dogs?Jane YolenGoodreads 2
181How Dogs Love UsGregory BernsBook Bub
182How to Behave at a Dog ShowMadelyn RosenbergGoodreads 2
183
How to Care for Your Dog: A Color & Learn Guide for Kids:
 Pet Guide
184
How to Speak Dog: A Guide to Decoding Dog Language:
 Pet Guide
185Hudson and the Puppy: Lost in ParisJackie Clark MancusoGoodreads 2
186Hudson in ProvenceJackie Clark MancusoGoodreads 2
187Hurry Home, CandyMeindert DeJongGoodreads
188I Don’t Want a Posh Dog The Reading Bug
189I Don’t Know What to Call My Cat Pre Kinders
190I Got Two Dogs Imagination Soup
191I Love My PuppyCaroline Jayne ChurchBark Post 2
192I, JackJack the DogGoodreads
193I’ll Always Love YouHans WilhelmBark Post 2
194If I Were A Puppy…Anne Wilkinson for JellycatDogster
195If You Give a Cat a Cupcake Pre Kinders
196Is There a Dog in This Book?Viviane SchwarzGoodreads 2
197It’s a Dog’s LifeMichael MorpurgoGoodreads 2
198It’s a Dog’s Life (Hank the Cowdog, #3)John R. EricksonGoodreads
199It’s Only StanleyJon AgeeDogster
200James Herriot’s Favorite Dog StoriesJames HerriotGoodreads
201Just a Dog 
Childrens Books Daily
202Katie Loves the KittensJohn HimmelmanGoodreads 2
203Korgi, Vol. 1 Softonic
204Labrador on the Lawn (Animal Ark, #61)Ben M. BaglioGoodreads
205LaRue for Mayor 
The Best Childrens Books
206Lessons from Shadow: My Life Lessons for Boys and GirlsShadow BregmanGoodreads
207Let 
Childrens Books Daily
208Let Sleeping Dogs Lie (Hank the Cowdog, #6)John R. EricksonGoodreads
209Lily and the OctopusSteven RowleyBook Bub
210Little Dog and the Christmas WishCorinne FentonGoodreads 2
211Little House in the Big Woods (Little House, #1)Laura Ingalls WilderGoodreads
212Lola Goes to Work: A Nine-to-Five Therapy DogMarcia GoldmanGoodreads
213Lost and Found: Three Dog Stories The Reading Bug
214Loudest Beagle on the Block (Pet Trouble, #2)Tui T. SutherlandGoodreads
215Love Is My Favorite ThingEmma Chichester ClarkDogster
216Love, Sugar & CookieSusan ChapmanGoodreads 2
217Maggi and Milo Read Brightly
218Maggie and Max (The Puppy Place, #10)Ellen MilesGoodreads
219Mama Cat Has Three Kittens Pre Kinders
220Marmaduke: The Junior NovelJ.E. BrightGoodreads
221Martha Calling 
The Best Childrens Books
222Martha Speaks: White House Dog (Chapter Book)Susan MeddaughGoodreads
223
May I Pet Your Dog? The How-To Guide for Kids Meeting Dogs
 Pre Kinders
224May the Best Dog WinKelly HashwayGoodreads 2
225McDuff and the BabyRosemary WellsGoodreads 2
226McDuff Comes HomeRosemary WellsGoodreads 2
227McDuff Saves the DayRosemary WellsGoodreads 2
228Meet Franklin BeanEmmy SwainGoodreads 2
229Merle’s DoorTed KerasoteBook Bub
230Michael Morpurgo’s Little Manfred 
London Mums Magazine
231Mine for KeepsJean LittleGoodreads
232Mister Dog: The Dog Who Belonged to HimselfMargaret Wise BrownGoodreads
233Mo – The Talking DogMichelle BoothGoodreads
234Mogie: The Heart of the HouseKathi AppeltGoodreads 2
235Moonlight Madness (Hank the Cowdog, #23)John R. EricksonGoodreads
236Murder in the Middle Pasture (Hank the Cowdog, #4)John R. EricksonGoodreads
237Murphy, Gold Rush Dog (Dog Chronicles, #2)Alison HartGoodreads
238Must Love DogsClaire CookBook Bub
239Mutt Dog 
Childrens Books Daily
240My Big DogJanet StevensGoodreads 2
241My Buddy 
Anything Pawsable
242My Dog Is the BestLaurie Ann ThompsonGoodreads 2
243
My Dog!: A Kids’ Guide to Keeping a Happy and Healthy Pet:
 Pet Guide
244My First Dog: A Guide To Caring For Your New Best FriendTeddy O’MalleyGoodreads 2
245My First PuppyRosmarie HausherrGoodreads
246My Service Dog 
Anything Pawsable
247Nameless from Fire Bed and BoneHenrietta BranfordThe Guardian
248Naptime with Theo and Beau Imagination Soup
249No Home for ShannonMarilyn D. AndersonGoodreads
250No Roses for Harry!Gene ZionGoodreads 2
251
Not in Front of the Corgis: Secrets of Life Behind the Royal Curtains
 Softonic
252
Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine & a Miracle
 The Reading Bug
253Odd Dog OutRob BiddulphBook Trust
254Oh No, Newf! (Pet Trouble, #5)Tui T. SutherlandGoodreads
255Olive My Love 
The Best Childrens Books
256Olive, the Other Reindeer 
The Best Childrens Books
257Once I was AdoptedNick WeisenbergerGoodreads 2
258Once Upon a Goldendoodle: Sadie’s First YearTerri WillardGoodreads 2
259One Good DogSusan WilsonBook Bub
260One Step at a TimeDeborah KentGoodreads
261Only One WoofJames HerriotGoodreads 2
262Our Animal Friends at Maple Hill FarmAlice ProvensenGoodreads 2
263Paris-Chien: Adventures of an Expat DogJackie Clark MancusoGoodreads 2
264Penny & Jelly: The School ShowMaria GianferrariGoodreads 2
265Pet Show Pre Kinders
266Pete the Cat Pre Kinders
267Pets in Pants [Paperback] 
London Mums Magazine
268Pierre the French Bulldog RecyclesKate LouiseGoodreads 2
269PiperNatale GhentGoodreads
270Please Take Me for a WalkSusan GalGoodreads 2
271Please, Puppy, Please Pre Kinders
272Pluto the DetectiveWalt Disney CompanyGoodreads
273Pooch Parlour series 
London Mums Magazine
274Poochie and the Four Seasons FairJoan WebbGoodreads
275Poodles at PlayPaula Lynn McGrewGoodreads 2
276Poor Puppy The Reading Bug
277Pugsley (The Puppy Place, #9)Ellen MilesGoodreads
278Puppies Are Like That!Jan PfloogGoodreads 2
279Puppy in a Puddle (Animal Ark, #28)Ben M. BaglioGoodreads
280Puppy TransitSusan and Nancy WuBark Post 2
281Purple PupKarl SteamGoodreads
282Queen Camilla Softonic
283Raising a Hero 
Anything Pawsable
284Read This Book… And SAVE A LIFE!Dr. Mark McMorris Jr.Goodreads
285
Related: 5 Barkworthy Books Every Pet Parent Should Read
 Pet Guide
286
Rescue and Jessica: A Life-Changing Friendship
 Imagination Soup
287
Rider Woofson: The Case of the Missing Tiger’s Eye
 Imagination Soup
288RiptideFrances Ward WellerGoodreads 2
289Rufus from My Brother’s GhostAllan AhlbergThe Guardian
290Run, Dog!Cécile BoyerBark Post 2
291Runaway Retriever (Pet Trouble, #1)Tui T. SutherlandGoodreads
292Sad tales for me 
London Mums Magazine
293Sago 
Anything Pawsable
294Santa Paws and the New Puppy (Santa Paws, #6)Nicholas EdwardsGoodreads
295Santa Paws, Come Home (Santa Paws, #3)Nicholas EdwardsGoodreads
296Sashi Adopts A Little BrotherLinda GreinerBark Post 2
297Sashi the Scared Little SheltieLinda GreinerBark Post 2
298Sassafrass Jones and the Search for a Forever HomeCathleen Smith BrescianiBark Post 2
299Scared Silly: A Halloween Treat (Harold & Chester, #2)James HoweGoodreads 2
300Sergeant RexMike Dowling and Damien LewisBook Bub
301Shadow 
Childrens Books Daily
302Sinnabar Softonic
303Skippyjon Jones in the Doghouse (Skippyjon Jones, #2)Judy SchachnerGoodreads 2
304SKYE from Dead Man’s CoveLauren St JohnThe Guardian
305Snow DogJim KjelgaardGoodreads
306Snuggle Puppy!Sandra BoyntonGoodreads 2
307Sophia the DressmakerCindy MierzwaGoodreads 2
308Sounder The Reading Bug
309Splat the Cat Pre Kinders
310Spot Series Read Brightly
311Spot Sleeps OverEric HillGoodreads 2
312Star in the StormJoan Hiatt HarlowGoodreads
313Stay 
Childrens Books Daily
314Sterling, Best Dog EverAidan CassieGoodreads 2
315STICK DOG 
London Mums Magazine
316Stick!Andy Pritchett
London Mums Magazine
317Strider (Leigh Botts, #2)Beverly ClearyGoodreads
318Tarra & Bella: The Elephant and Dog Who Became Best FriendsCarol BuckleyGoodreads 2
319Tell Me How You Say Good NightTeddy O’MalleyGoodreads 2
320Terrier in the Tinsel (Animal Ark: Holiday Special, #7)Ben M. BaglioGoodreads
321
The Adventures of Hank the Cowdog
 Imagination Soup
322The Adventures of SholaBernardo Atxaga
London Mums Magazine
323The Babies and Doggies Book Imagination Soup
324
The Big Little Book of Happy Sadness
 
Childrens Books Daily
325
The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto
 Imagination Soup
326The Case of the Double Bumblebee Sting (Hank the Cowdog, #22)John R. EricksonGoodreads
327The Case of the Halloween Ghost (Hank the Cowdog, #9)John R. EricksonGoodreads
328The Case of the Lost Boy (The Buddy Files, #1)Dori Hillestad ButlerGoodreads
329The Case of the Missing Cat (Hank the Cowdog, #15)John R. EricksonGoodreads
330The Case of the One-Eyed Killer Stud Horse (Hank the Cowdog, #8)John R. EricksonGoodreads
331The Case of the Swirling Killer Tornado (Hank the Cowdog, #25)John R. EricksonGoodreads
332The Case of the Vampire Cat (Hank the Cowdog, #21)John R. EricksonGoodreads
333The Corgi Chronicles Softonic
334The Curse of the Incredible Priceless Corncob (Hank the Cowdog, #7)John R. EricksonGoodreads
335The Dog I Love Best Dogster
336The Dog Who Belonged to No OneAmy HestGoodreads 2
337The Dog Who Loved a Queen 
Childrens Books Daily
338The Doghouse Pre Kinders
339The Easter HoundMonica ShaughnessyGoodreads 2
340The Fabulous Bouncing ChowderPeter BrownGoodreads 2
341The Fast and the FurriestAndy BehrensGoodreads
342The Forever Dog The Reading Bug
343The Further Adventures of Hank the Cowdog (Hank the Cowdog, #2)John R. EricksonGoodreads
344The Garden of Abdul GasaziChris Van AllsburgGoodreads 2
345The Giggler TreatmentRoddy DoyleGoodreads
346The Good DogTodd KesslerGoodreads 2
347The Great PoochiniGary ClementGoodreads 2
348The Harry Potter Collection 1-4 (Harry Potter, #1-4)J.K. RowlingGoodreads 2
349The Hundred and One DalmatiansDodie SmithBook Trust
350The Huskies from Ice RaceGary PaulsonThe Guardian
351The Incredible Life of Balto (2011) Fatherly
352The Kid’s Guide to Bella the Bichon FriseA.J. RichardsGoodreads
353The Kid’s Guide to Louie the Labrador RetrieverA.J. RichardsGoodreads
354The Kid’s Guide to Max the Golden RetrieverA.J. RichardsGoodreads
355The Kipper series (1991) Fatherly
356The Mopwater Files (Hank the Cowdog, #28)John R. EricksonGoodreads
357The Most Magnificent ThingAshley SpiresBark Post 2
358The Night I Followed The DogNina LadenBark Post 2
359The Old Woman Who Named ThingsCynthia RylantGoodreads 2
360The Original Adventures of Hank the Cowdog (Hank the Cowdog, #1)John R. EricksonGoodreads
361The Other Dog The Reading Bug
362The Perfect Dog Read Brightly
363The Pigeon Wants a Puppy Pre Kinders
364The Pony and the Missing Dog (Pony Pals, #27)Jeanne BetancourtGoodreads
365The Puppy Place #1: Goldie The Reading Bug
366The Sailor DogMargaret Wise BrownGoodreads 2
367The Trouble With Chickens (J.J. Tully Mystery #1)Doreen CroninGoodreads
368The Trouble with Tuck (Tuck, #1)Theodore TaylorGoodreads
369The Ugliest Dog in the World 
Childrens Books Daily
370The Underneath The Reading Bug
371The Witch and the Dog 
London Mums Magazine
372The Wounded Buzzard on Christmas Eve (Hank the Cowdog, #13)John R. EricksonGoodreads
373They All Saw a Cat Pre Kinders
374Three Little Kittens Pre Kinders
375Timmy from the Famous Five seriesEnid BlytonThe Guardian
376To Dance with the White DogTerry KayBook Bub
377TODO IN TUSCANY 
London Mums Magazine
378Toto from the Oz booksL. Frank BaumThe Guardian
379Tuesday Tucks Me In: The Loyal Bond between a Soldier and his Service DogLuis Carlos MontalvánGoodreads 2
380Underdog #1Batton LashGoodreads
381Unlovable Pre Kinders
382War DogsRebecca FrankelBook Bub
383What Will Fat Cat Sit On? Pre Kinders
384Where’s The Party?Ruth ChanBark Post 2
385White Star: A Dog on the TitanicMarty CrispGoodreads
386
Why Do I Have to Eat Off the Floor?
 
Childrens Books Daily
387WildernessRoddy DoyleGoodreads
388Wishbone’s Dog Days Of The West (Super Adventures Of Wishbone, No 1)Vivian SathreGoodreads
389Wolf Camp Read Brightly
390Woof!Allan AhlbergBook Trust
391Wrapped in Love The Reading Bug
392Zeus and RoxannePatricia HermesGoodreads
393Zoe and Beans series 
London Mums Magazine

 


 


23 Best Kids Books Featuring Dogs And Puppies Sources/Lists



SourceArticle
AKC Children’s Books About Dogs: Lassie, Old Yeller, and More
Anything Pawsable 5 Service Dog Books For Kids
Bark Post 15 Wonderful Children’s Books About Dogs You Probably Forgot Existed
Bark Post 2 16 Of The Best Dog-Inspired Children’s Books On The Market
Barnes And Noble Our 7 Favorite Picture Book Dogs
Book Bub 30 of the Best Books About Dogs to Make You Laugh & Cry
Book Trust From Woof to Dogger: 5 of the best ever dogs in children’s books …
Childrens Books Daily Top Ten Dog Books – Children’s Books Daily…
Dog Tag Art The Best Children’s Books About Dogs
Dogster 10 Children’s Books Every Dog-Loving Family Should Have
Fatherly 8 Great Dog Books for Kids
Goodreads Best Dog Books for Kids Under 12
Goodreads 2 Best Picture Books About Dogs
Imagination Soup Children’s Favorite Books About Dogs
London Mums Magazine Best Children’s Dog Books
Pet Guide 5 Must-Have Dog Books For Kids
Pre Kinders Books about Pets for Kids
Read Brightly 21 Woof-tastic Children’s Books About Dogs
Rover Top 10 Children’s Books About Dogs
Softonic 10 Best children’s books about Corgi dogs 2019
The Best Childrens Books 2nd grade books – Tagged “dogs”
The Guardian Cliff McNish’s top 10 dogs in children’s books
The Reading Bug Best Dog Books

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