How to raise a wild pet: Waleed AlJawi at TEDxKids@Jeddah
Contributor(s):: Waleed AlJawi
Sharing his experience on failing and succeeding to raise reptiles and other rare pets Young reptiles raiser
The healing species: Cheri Brown Thompson at TEDxColumbiaSC
Contributor(s):: Cheri Brown
Founder of The Healing Species, a unique educational program that uses rescued dogs to teach compassion and build character in at-risk youth.
Spreading smiles in hospitals, the power of a Facility Dog: Yuko Morita & Bailey at TEDxShimizu
Contributor(s):: Yuko Morita
While working as a pediatric nurse, one patient's mother said to Yuko, "this place is like a jail cell." After learning about Facility Dogs, she could not wait to introduce her new partner, Bailey, to sick children in Japan. The Facility Dog program is a new kind of medical team...
A message to dog owners everywhere: Daniel Messavussu at TEDxAmanaAcademy
Contributor(s):: Daniel Messavussu
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Amana Academy 1st-8th grade students are challenged this year to redefine the world they live in. The TEDxYouthDay theme for this year is Worlds Imagined. Students will answer the Guiding Question:...
My seizure dog: Evan Moss at TEDxSouthCapitolSt
Contributor(s):: Evan Moss
Evan Moss is a 9-year-old boy with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) and epilepsy. Evan is a precocious young boy who loves to make people laugh and enjoys writing. When the decision was made to get a service dog to help Evan, his sister Aria suggested using Evan's book, My Seizure Dog, as a...
Schooled by a dog- from wounded shelter pooch to school hero: Judy Winter at TEDxLansingED
Contributor(s):: Judy Winter
In 2009, I adopted a wounded, year-old shelter pooch, spent eight months rehabilitating Jack, and took tests required to become a certified therapy dog/handler through Therapy Dogs International (TDI). We first got our paws/hands wet volunteering at a children's grief center, visiting...
PAWSitive Reading- Dogs, Books and Kids: Linda Klein at TEDxAnchorage
Kids learn to read by doing it. Learn how a partnership between Midnight Sun Service Dogs and Anchorage Public Library provides a positive reading experience that isespecially beneficial for struggling, emerging, and reluctant readers. PAWSitive Reading provides a childfriendly atmosphere that...
HABRI Central Case Studies: Children Reading to Therapy Animals
| Contributor(s):: HABRI Central
In this video, volunteers and parents talk about the Tippecanoe County Public Library's program that allows children to read to therapy dogs and cats.
| Contributor(s):: Patty Dobbs Gross (director), Daniel Gross
A video about Joel, a child with autism, and his dog.