Helping Paws (Dogs that Serve)
by Melinda Luke, 19 pages
Item Number: 3414
This book for the blind is offered in Standard Grade 2, Uncontracted Grade 1, or Unified English Braille.
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Starting with lively and easy-to-understand explanations of a dog's senses, the author describes roles of canines long ago (such as the use of dog power to transport goods) and in contemporary times: from herders and hunters to police dogs, military dogs (including scout, messenger, and even parachuting dogs), search-and-rescue dogs, and traditional service dogs (the training and role of guide dogs, hearing dogs, canine assistants, seizure dogs, and therapy dogs).
For ages 7 to 9.
Package Weight: about 10.9 ounces.
(From the Non-Fiction Books shelf.)