When Jim falls through the ice on a lake in Canada, his two dogs try to rescue him.
"Engaging images accompany information about Coast Guard rescue swimmers. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--Provided by publisher.
A usually aloof cat risks her own life to save her owner from a deadly fire.
Examines vehicles and methods used for emergency rescue operations at sea, discussing tugboats, hovercraft, flying boats, and icebreakers.