One of our all time favourite series of books is the Hairy Maclary stories. By New Zealand author Lynley Dodd, these are all about a fiesty little terrier, Hairy Maclary, and his friends.
Full details on all the books are on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hairy_Maclary
The official website is here: http://www.hairymaclary.com and has previews of all the books, apps and some games and there is an official Facebook page too: https://www.facebook.com/HairyMaclaryAndFriends
Here is one of the most delightful readings I found on YouTube: