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Elizabeth Rusch & Piper the Rescue Dog

Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings

Avalanche Dog Heroes: Piper & Friends Learn to Search the Snow Kids Event! Come meet Piper the border collie and hear about she and her canine classmates' season of avalanche rescue training. As they learn the skills they need to become snow rescue dogs, you’ll learn about the work these amazing canines do and about avalanche safety. Avalanche Dog Heroes is a nonfiction picture book illustrated with stunning, adorable photography that draws parallels between kids’ experiences in elementary school and the training days of the avalanche rescue dogs of Crystal Mountain, Washington State’s largest ski resort, located in the Cascade Range.