Minor Immediate Effects of a Dog on Children's Reading Performance and Physiology
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Contributor(s):: Lisa Schretzmayer, Kurt Kotrschal, Andrea Beetz
Literacy is a key factor in occupational success and social integration. However, an increasing number of children lack appropriate reading skills. There is growing evidence that dogs have positive effects on reading performance. We investigated the short-term effects of dogs on reading...
Children Reading to Dogs: A Systematic Review of the Literature
Contributor(s):: Hall, S. S., Gee, N. R., Mills, D. S.
Children reading to dogs: A systematic review of the literature
Contributor(s):: Hall, Sophie Susannah, Gee, Nancy R., Mills, Daniel Simon
Physiological responses of college students to a pet
Contributor(s):: Wilson, C. C.
Animal-assisted therapy - magic or medicine?
Contributor(s):: Odendaal, J. S.
A Basket of Puppies ... Well, Almost [From the Editor]
Contributor(s):: Borman, Laurie D.
Otterly Irresistible: iREAD® on the River
Contributor(s):: Otter, Pawly
Borje At The Front Desk
Contributor(s):: Syvala, Maria
Read to Succeed
Contributor(s):: Fischer, Samantha
Picture Books Aren't Just Fun
Contributor(s):: O'Neill, Daniela
The BaRK (Building Reading Confidence for Kids) canine assisted reading program: One child's experience
Contributor(s):: Fisher, Barbara, Cozens, Merle
This study investigated the effectiveness of the BaRK program for Zack, one disengaged reader. The BaRK program is a canine assisted literacy program in which a child reads one-on-one to a trained therapy dog. The ‘Neale Analysis of Reading Ability’ was used to compare Zack’s...
Books, Children, Dogs, Artists: Library Programs for the Entire Family
Contributor(s):: Haver, Mary Katherine
Dog Therapy 101. (cover story)
Contributor(s):: Inklebarger, Timothy
Indirect (dog) therapy [Letter to the Editor]
Contributor(s):: Krashen, Stephen
The Effect of an Animal-Assisted Reading Program on the Reading Rate, Accuracy and Comprehension of Grade 3 Students: A Randomized Control Study
Contributor(s):: le Roux, Marieanna, Swartz, Leslie, Swart, Estelle
[ABC, thanks to Fido]
Contributor(s):: Poulin-Chartrand, S.
See Spot Read
Contributor(s):: Hughes, Kathleen
Kids, dogs, and the occupation of literacy
Contributor(s):: Scott, K., Haseman, J., Hammetter, R.
Contributor(s):: Friesen, Lori, Delisle, Esther