The Paws That Remediate
Therapy dogs help library patrons to learn
Contributor(s):: Kelley, Michael, Schwartz, Meredith, Lee, Michelle, Warburton, Bob
Who's the Four-Legged Librarian?
Contributor(s):: Biden, Ann-Marie
Children reading storybooks to dogs-what could be cuter? But every day we're learning there's more than just cuteness when this happens. The smiles on a child's face, the wagging tail of the dog, the excitement of doing something different (even forbidden in some public places) proves there's...
A READing Paws Team is comprised of a registered Therapy Animal and owner/handler. You'll find these Teams in your local school, tucked in a corner, READing with a student. The animals love to listen and look at the pictures. They encourage the students to practice their READing skills and...
Since 2000 Rx: Pets has been bringing the healing power of pets to communities in Northern California, specifically in, Redding, Red Bluff, Eureka and Fortuna.Our volunteer Pet Partner® teams are trained for animal assisted activities (AAA), animal assisted therapy (AAT) and Reading Education...
Wags for Hope
Wags for Hope (WFH) is a non-profit organization that provides volunteers with their pets to bring joy to the lives of others. We visit Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Facilities, Hospitals and with Hospice. In addition, we supply local libraries and schools with certified R.E.A.D.® teams, who are...
Information for veterinarians: Your partners in veterinary and One Health resources
| Contributor(s):: Texas A&M University Libraries
Library resources for veterinarians. Includes information about veterinary alumni and practitioner access as well as other government, academic, and industry links.
Collection Development "Dog Care & Training": The Well-Behaved Dog
| Contributor(s):: Alpi, Kristine M., Sherman, Barbara L.
A librarian's guide to providing resources for pet owners
| Contributor(s):: Mayer, S. H.
Stress-Relieving Dogs Once Again Appear in Libraries as Finals Approach
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It’s that time of the year again. As students gear up for final exams, libraries and other campus institutions are bringing in therapy dogs to help students cope with mounting stresses. Past...