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The Plague Dogs
Look Inside. Apr 05, ISBN Nov 03, ISBN Rowf, a shaggy black mongrel, and Snitter, a black-and-white fox terrier, are among dozens of animals being cruelly held in a testing facility in North West England. But as rumors circulate that the dogs may have been the test subjects for biological weapons and could be carrying a terrible plague, they soon find themselves targets of a great dog hunt.
The Plague Dogs is the third novel by Richard Adams , author of Watership Down , about two dogs' friendship who escape an animal testing facility and are subsequently pursued by both the government and the media. It was first published in , and features a few location maps drawn by Alfred Wainwright , a fellwalker and author. The conclusion of the book involves two real-life characters, Adams' long-time friend Ronald Lockley , and the world-famous naturalist Sir Peter Scott. Having seen a manuscript, both men readily agreed to be identified with the characters and opinions that Adams had attributed to them, as is shown in Adams' preface to the book. This book tells of the escape of two dogs, Rowf and Snitter, from a government research station in the Lake District in England, where they had been horribly mistreated.
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Remember Me? What's New? You may not vote on this poll. Results 1 to 8 of 8. Just as mythology and the telling of stories supports the narrative of Watership Down , linguistic dialect that of the English lake country structures the confusion and flight of the dogs Rowf and Snitter from an animal experimentation center.