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Hank the Cowdog
The Case of the Kidnapped Collie
Narrated by John R. Erickson
Written by John R. Erickson
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It's a dark day for Hank the Cowdog. First, Loper invites Hank's archenemy, Plato the Bird Dog, over for some quail hunting on the ranch. Then Beulah, the collie of Hank's dreams, snubs him in favor of watching Plato in action. But when Beulah finds herself caught in the clutches of a ruthless cannibal, Hank knows there's only one dog tough enough to save her...and it isn't a bird dog.

John R. Erickson, a former cowboy and ranch manager, is a gifted with a storyteller. Through the eyes of Hank the Cowdog, a smelly, smart-aleck Head of Ranch Security, Erickson gives readers a glimpse of daily life on a ranch in the West Texas Panhandle. 'Hank the Cowdog' books and tapes are in libraries across the U.S. and have sold more than 8 million copies. There are 65 differnt 'Hank the Cowdog' stories available. If you enjoyed this story, check your favorite book seller or your school or public library for more.

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