- ISBN 9781742571737 / 1742571735
- Title The Loaded Dog
- Author Henry Lawson
- Category Picture Books: Character Books
- Format Hardcover
- Year 2011
- Publisher New Holland Publishers
- Imprint New Holland Publishers
When a young puppy picks up Dave's dynamite all hell breaks lose in the town! Stop that dog!
Oakie, a young Blue Heeler pup, is supposed to be delivered to Texas, USA, but through a courier bungle he ends up in Texas, Queensland in Outback Australia. Follow his adventures in this brand new series. Oakie is quickly befriended by Action Dann and they embark on a series of adventures, meeting many wonderful and quirky characters in the rugged and unique beauty of the Australian Outback. Oakie along with his new friend, relives many of the poems and stories from A.B. 'Banjo Paterson' and Henry Lawson that define the Australian culture. When a young puppy picks up Dave's dynamite all hell breaks loose in the town! Stop that dog! Other stories in the series include: Waltzing Matilda; The Man from Snowy River and A Bush Christening.