Widget & the Puppy
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Widget & the Puppy

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Tail-waggin' fun!

Widget the dog lives comfortably with Mrs. Diggs and the girls, her six cats. But their routine is disrupted one day by the arrival of a lost Newfoundland puppy at the door. While Mrs. Diggs tries to find its owner, Widget is put in charge of watching the puppy. This proves no easy task, as the puppy eats the girls' food, drools on their beds, and eventual...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published August 18th 2004 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) (first published 2004)
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The illustrations in this book are great. I especially love the looks on the faces of "the girls" as they are chased around the yard by the puppy. Something about the tone of the text and illustrations reminds me of how I like to personify my own pets, so reading this was enjoyable for me.
This book was in our "Dogs" library book bundle, and I'm glad I discovered it. My baby is very interested in his own dogs right now, so I'm spending a lot of time trying to emphasize the whole "dog" concept. T...more
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When a stray puppy shows up, Widget the dog receives no help from the cats as he tries to look after it.
Tiffanni Dean
This book can be used to teach on friendship, working together, and helping build community within the classroom.
A fun-loving Westie learns to deal with babysitting a puppy for the day.
Krista the Krazy Kataloguer
Disappointing. Not as good as Widget.
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