A new series for younger readers inspired by real life working dogs, Based on Gill’s own childhood Alsatian, Zac, Scout and the Sausage Thief stars Scout, a German shepherd puppy training to be a police dog. But a misunderstanding at the Academy throws doubt on her police-dog capabilities. So, when a sausage-thief strikes, it’s up to Scout to catch the culprit and prove her merits.
Star, a border collie pup, is too fast and eager to be a sheepdog. But one dark and stormy night, a lamb goes missing. Star dashes across the mountainside to find it, but she soon discovers that the lamb isn’t the only one who needs her help.
Pip the labrador puppy is learning the skills he needs to be an assistance dog for Kayla, a young girl in a wheelchair.
He’s desperate to have a human of his very own, but will Kayla want his help? And how will he get his Resist Temptation badge and become an assistance dog if he can’t stop himself from chasing any ball that moves?
Murphy the leonberger puppy is used to being the best, so when new student Rodrigo comes top in the class he struggles with his jealousy.
But Murphy faces his biggest challenge when he is sent to the beach to try for his Surf Rescue badge. Can he be brave when it matters most?