Lets you discover how helping dogs are trained to aid their handlers in leading independent, happy lives. This book contains stories that explain how a guide dog can lead a blind person safely across a car-filled street, a hearing dog alerts his deaf handler to her crying baby, and a service dog helps a person in a wheelchair prepare for bedtime.
- Hardback | 80 pages
- 165.1 x 241.3 x 10.2mm | 317.52g
- 01 Apr 2007
- Chelsea House Publishers
- Broomall, United States
- full-colour photographs, glossary, further reading, web sites, bibliography, index
About Marie-Therese Miller
Marie-Therese Miller holds a B.A. in psychology and an M.A. in writing from Manhattanville College. She has written nearly 100 nonfiction articles and stories, primarily on family and health topics, for Girls' Life and Guideposts for Kids, among other publications. She also contributed a story to Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul 2.