Author Firefighter Dayna Hilton
Firefighter Dayna Hilton
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Firefighter Dayna,
Sparkles and
Spanner on FOX
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Firefighter Dayna, Sparkles
and Spanner in New York
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Firefighter Dayna, Sparkles and Spanner
2009 Educator of the Year
Author, Firefighter and Fire Safety Educator
Dayna Hilton joined Johnson County RFD #1
in Clarksville, Arkansas in 2000. Hilton's four-
legged companion, Sparkles the Fire Safety
Dog, travels with Hilton, taking their fire safety
messages to children all across the United
States. Together, the duo has reached millions
of children and their caregivers.

Hilton currently appears on
On Demand
and the PBS KIDS Sprout Website
sharing fire safety tips with her Dalmatians,
Sparkles and Spanner, and has appeared on
FOX and Friends.

As a second generation firefighter, she is the
owner of
Firehouse Dog Publishing, LLC™ and
the author of the children's fire safety book and
audio book,
Sparkles the Fire Safety Dog. Hilton
is the host of,,
Playing it Safe Blog on (coming soon) and Safety Talk Radio.

According to the National Fire Protection Association, in 2007 there were more
than  1.5 million fires reported in the United States. These fires caused 3,430
civilian deaths,  17,675 civilian injuries, and $14.6 billion in property damage. In
that same year, there was a civilian fire related death every 30 seconds.

Firefighter Dayna and Sparkles hope to help change these unfortunate
statistics, one  presentation at a time.

Hilton's book,
Sparkles the Fire Safety Dog, has received national press
coverage, including the
Chicago Tribune newspaper and Chicago Tribune
webpage, the Baltimore Sun webpage, Tulsa World newspaper,,
publications, The Pennsylvanian Firemen, and many more. More
information can be found

Television appearances have included
WXIN and WTHR in Indianapolis and
in Chicago. Hilton has been interviewed by Book Bites for Kids and a
podcast for
First Alert. In August 2008, Sparkles and Spanner appeared on the
cover of the
Chicago Pet Directory.

Book tours have been held with major appearances in Indianapolis, Chicago,
Boston, Nashville. Hilton and Sparkles have participated in events held in
cooperation with the
Chicago Fire Department, the Nashville Fire Department
and the
Tennessee State Fire Marshal's Office, among others. Events have also
been sponsored by
First Alert, the International Fire Service Training
and the Home Safety Council.

Over 1
2.000 copies of Sparkles the Fire Safety Dog have been sold to date. In
addition, Hilton's website and blogs are visited by people from around the world.

                             See Hilton's complete bio
Helping save children and their
caregivers' lives, one book at a time.
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"Sparkles the Dalmatian has her
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                                          Chicago Tribune
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