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Follows the selection, raising, training and placement with a young disabled boy of a service dog, includes a list of service dog schools and organizations
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Grade 3-5 The story of a dog, Licorice, who is selected, trained, and placed as a guide dog for a wheelchair-bound boy, Scott. A detailed index provides help in locating specific information. Two titles by Patricia Curtis, Greff: the Story of a Guide (Lodestar, 1982) and Cindy: a Hearing Ear Dog (Dutton, 1981), provide similar information about service dogs, respectively for visually- and hearing-impaired people. Their format is less fictionalized and more matter of fact, with photographs. The new title is illustrated with shaded pencil illustrations that capture the highlights but are fewer in number and less detailed than the photos of the two other titles. Susan Nemeth McCarthy, Arlington County Public Library, Va.
Copyright 1989 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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Book Description William Morrow & Co. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0688076491 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW33.2283928