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The Right Dog for the Job: Ira's Path from Service Dog to Guide Dog #2020

The Right Dog for the Job Ira s Path from Service Dog to Guide Dog Ira was not born to be an ordinary dog A few weeks after his birth a foster puppy trainer with PawsAbilities Canine Partners for People with Disabilities took him home to begin his training as a Se

  • Title: The Right Dog for the Job: Ira's Path from Service Dog to Guide Dog
  • Author: Dorothy Hinshaw Patent
  • ISBN: 9780802789143
  • Page: 155
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Right Dog for the Job: Ira's Path from Service Dog to Guide Dog By Dorothy Hinshaw Patent, Ira was not born to be an ordinary dog A few weeks after his birth, a foster puppy trainer with PawsAbilities, Canine Partners for People with Disabilities, took him home to begin his training as a Service Dog Service dogs help people who have a lot of difficulty moving around on their own To become one, Ira must learn how to retrieve dropped keys press a wheelchair siIra was not born to be an ordinary dog A few weeks after his birth, a foster puppy trainer with PawsAbilities, Canine Partners for People with Disabilities, took him home to begin his training as a Service Dog Service dogs help people who have a lot of difficulty moving around on their own To become one, Ira must learn how to retrieve dropped keys press a wheelchair sign to open doors ride a bus sit quietly in loud, distracting places and do many other difficult tasks Not many dogs can do all that Fortunately, Ira is smart and confident, and he is able to pass his Service Dog test Unfortunately, the new facility that Ira needs to attend for detailed training isn t ready What will happen to Ira Will he be able to learn a new career as a Guide Dog for the Blind This true story shows the immense impact service and guide dogs have on the lives of the disabled, and what it takes for them to have that impact Adorable, full color photographs bring children into Ira s life and let them connect with him in a very personal way See how sixth graders helped train Ira, and hear how they felt about the experience.

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    1 thought on “The Right Dog for the Job: Ira's Path from Service Dog to Guide Dog

    1. When I recently read the author s fantastic Dogs on Duty Soldiers Best Friends on the Battlefield and Beyond, I was so impressed with the way it conveyed the information to the children without condescending to them It made me wonder what other books of the authors I might enjoy This book, about Ira s journey from service dog to guide dog, seemed right up my alley I have friends who ve tried to train their own service dogs and I m somewhat aware of what a task it can be I knew the author would p [...]

    2. This is a nice look at the life of a young dog being trained to be a service dog, then a guide dog Interesting reading alongside crisp photos of the adorable pup in action.

    3. This is a very touching book about the life and training of Ira, a golden retriever The author takes you through his puppy years, and walks you through his years as trainers prepare him to be a service dog and later, a guide dog Children will enjoy the parts that describe a class of sixth graders who help in the training Readers will have the opportunity to celebrate at the end of the book when Ira is reunited with the children two years later at their eighth grade graduation I would use this bo [...]

    4. Book discusses how dogs are trained from birth as working dogs training to placement Includes large, colorful photos to demonstrate points.

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    6. My daughter died this book out but she is two and this one was very wordy We will have to try again in a few years Still very cute Love golden retrievers and love dogs, hence why she picked it.

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