My dog… your dog by Ted Dawe

Hairy dogMy dog’s better than your dog!

No way!
I've got a hairy dog

Sheep dogCall that hairy?
I've got a sheep dog.

Cow dogSheep dog?
Check out my cow dog.

Bull dogNever heard of a cow dog.
I've got a bull dog.

Pig dogWhat use is a bull dog?
I've got a pig dog.

A pig dog?
I bet it eats heaps.

Whale dogYou bet!

My dog’s a whale dog.
It can dive to the bottom of the sea.

Elephant dogI've got an elephant dog.
It’s got big ears and a trunk.

Seal dogMy seal dog can balance a
ball on the end of its nose.

Chess dogGood trick!
My dog can play chess.

Algebra dogBrainy? My dog does algebra.

Knitting dogAlgebra is easy. My dog can knit.

Trouser dogTrouser dog My dog wears trousers.

Littel dogHey!
Whose little dog are you?

He’s my little dog.

What a nice little dog.

© Joy Cowley

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