Therapy dogs : training your dog to help others
Are you looking for a new and meaningful way to work with your dog? Do you want to improve the lives of those who because of illness or disability would benefit from visits with a volunteer canine "therapist"? Then think about becoming a Therapy Dog Team. New 2nd edition gives you all the information you need to select, socialize and train your dog for this work. You will learn: *What therapy dog work involves and how to train forit *Benefits therapy dog work provides for you, your dog and others *Various settings in which therapy dog teams do their work *Whether your family pet might make a good therapy dog *Selecting and training a puppy for therapy work *How to keep yourself and your dog fresh for the work **Includes a complete course outline for teaching therapy dog classes!
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Review: Therapy Dogs: Training Your Dog to Reach OthersUser Review - Carol - Goodreads
Great book. Therapy dogs are being used more and more. Heard they are now using them in colleges to help with anxiety and other issues students bring. Read full review
Review: Therapy Dogs: Training Your Dog to Reach OthersUser Review - Pam Chapman - Goodreads
Great book for those considering pet therapy work. Read it twice it's so full of great information. Read full review
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Therapy Dogs: Training Your Dog to Reach Others, 2nd Edition
Kathy Diamond Davis
Limited preview - 2002