Home Books Helping Dogs


Helping Dogs
  • Format
  • HARDCOVER
  • Trim Size: 6 1/2 x 9 1/4
  • ISBN-10: 0791090353
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7910-9035-0
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $28.00
  • Imprint: Chelsea Clubhouse
  • Published: 03/01/2007
  • Dewey Number: 362
  • Reading Level: Grades 3-5
  • Pages: 80

Summary

Discover how helping dogs are trained to aid their handlers in leading independent, happy lives. Real-life stories 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.

Specifications

Full-color photographs. Glossary. Further reading. Web sites. Bibliography. Index.

About the Author(s)

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.

Reviews and Awards

“…informative…The format is excellent: large print, many interesting color photographs…and a design with touches such as paw-print borders…A good addition to the Dog Tales series.”
Booklist

Title List Price Format Status Add to Wish List Add to Cart
Distinguished Dogs
$28.00 Hardcover In Stock Add to Wish List Add to Cart
Dog Tales: True Stories About Amazing Dogs Set, 5-Volumes
$140.00 Hardcover In Stock Add to Wish List Add to Cart
Helping Dogs
$28.00 Hardcover In Stock Add to Wish List Add to Cart
Hunting and Herding Dogs
$28.00 Hardcover In Stock Add to Wish List Add to Cart
Police Dogs
$28.00 Hardcover In Stock Add to Wish List Add to Cart
Search and Rescue Dogs
$28.00 Hardcover In Stock Add to Wish List Add to Cart

Standing Order Plan

A Standing Order Plan saves you both time and money without risking a penny of your acquisitions budget. The number of copies you indicate of each new title under the plan you select will automatically as the new edition becomes available. If, for any reason, you wish to cancel your subscription to the plan, please contact our Customer Service Department.

Standing Order Plan available for The World Almanac® for Kids:
Plan WK1 Single-title hardcover edition at 20% discount

You can use this order form (pdf) to sign up for any of our Standing Order Plans, or you can contact our Customer Service Department:

Email: custserv@factsonfile.com
Phone Number (toll-free): 1-800-322-8755
Fax Number (toll-free): 1-800-678-3633

FREE Learning Resources