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ERIC Number: ED373462
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Jun
Pages: 9
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Pet Therapy.
Kavanagh, Kim
PAM Repeater, n86 Jun 1994
This resource guide presents information on a variety of ways that animals can be used as a therapeutic modality with people having disabilities. Aspects addressed include: pet ownership and selection criteria; dogs (including service dogs, hearing/signal dogs, seeing leader dogs, and social/specialty dogs); horseriding for both therapy and fun; and monkeys to provide companionship and independence. Contact information and a brief description of services are provided for 12 organizations which specialize in training animals for use by people with disabilities. (DB)
PAM Assistance Centre, 601 West Maple Street, Lansing, MI 48906.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.; Michigan State Board of Education, Lansing.
Authoring Institution: PAM Assistance Centre, Lansing, MI.
Identifiers: Dogs; Guide Dogs; Pet Therapy