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Tagliaferro, Linda.

Summary: Discusses the breed, selection, and training of therapy dogs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Pub. Co. 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.7 TAG

Markovics, Joyce L.

Summary: "In this book, young readers will learn about therapy dogs."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.7 MAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.7 MAR

Ventura, Marne

Summary: Describes the job therapy dogs do, what makes a good therapy dog, and the places they work.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.7 VEN

Halpern, Sue.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "A layabout mutt turned therapy dog leads her owner to a new understanding of the good life. At loose ends with her daughter leaving home and her husband on the road, Sue Halpern decided to give herself and Pransky, her under-occupied Labradoodle, a newleash--er, lease--on life by getting the two of them certified as a therapy dog team. Smart, spirited, and instinctively compassionate, Pransky...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 HAL

Goldish, Meish

Summary: "In this book, readers will learn about dogs in the R.E.A.D. program."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.7 GOL

Miller, Jane

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Page Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 MIL

Schieber, Barry J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silent Moon Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 SCH

Klam, Julie.

Summary: Riotously funny and unexpectedly poignant, this is the moving tale of how one woman learned the secrets of love, health, and happiness from an unexpected source: her dogs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 615.8 KLA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 615.8 kla

Wolf, Steven D.

Summary: Relates the story of an attorney who adopts a retired racing greyhound named Comet, and describes how both dog and owner helped each other come to terms with retirement, debilitating injuries, and trusting one another.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 WOL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 WOL

Summary: This hilarious and poignant documentary explores the positive effects of the intense bond between dogs and humans, as told through the story of Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Gayle Kirschenbaum and her dog Chelsea.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kirschenbaum Productions 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC DOG

Dibsie, Patricia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yorkville Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 636.7 DIB

Katz, Jon.

Summary: Katz presents the story of two dogs that profoundly affected his life and work. Skittish border collie Izzy pushes him into rewarding work with Hospice. And black lab Lenore's gentle spirit helps remind him why he wanted to work with animals in the first place.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Villard 2008

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.737 KAT

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.737 KAT

Barton, Julie (Julie H.)

Summary: "An honest and deeply moving memoir about a young woman's battle with depression and how her dog saved her life"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 BARTON, JULIE BAR

Katz, Jon.

Summary: As trained hospice volunteers visiting homes and nursing facilities, Katz and Izzy bring comfort to people who most need it. As Izzy bonds with patients and Katz focuses on their families, the author begins to come to terms with his own life, discovering dark realities he has never confronted. Meanwhile, Lenore arrives at Bedlam. Her genial personality and boundless capacity for affection steer...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 636.737 KAT

Hill, Jerry.

Summary: Written as if the therapy dogs is speaking, this thoughtful work give the details of the fascinating life of a therapy dog as he works in Michigan and Florida.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: J. Hill 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 615.8 SHI

Greene, Melissa Fay

Summary: "Describes the unbreakable bond between humans and canines through the story of a severely disabled woman who began training her own service dogs after she was deemed “too disabled” to receive one by every agency in the U.S.."--NoveList.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.4 GRE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.4 GRE

Katz, Jon.

Summary: Katz presents the story of two dogs that profoundly affected his life and work. Skittish border collie Izzy pushes him into rewarding work with Hospice. And black lab Lenore's gentle spirit helps remind him why he wanted to work with animals in the first place.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 636.737 KAT

Mallery, Susan.

Summary: Montana Hendrix has found her calling. Working with therapy dogs in a hometown she adores, she's finally ready to look for her own happily ever after. Could one of her dogs help her find Mr. Right? Scarred since childhood, surgeon Simon Bradley avoids emotional entanglements moving from place to place to heal children who need his skillful touch. Can his growing feelings for Montana lead him to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2011

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Wheeler, Patricia H.

Summary: A heartwarming collection of stories and photos of therapy dogs at work.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AuthorHouse 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 WHE

Goodavage, Maria

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Maria Goodavage takes us on a thrilling, delightful, globe-trotting journey to discover the heartwarming and fascinating new world of doctor dogs. In this groundbreaking book, Goodavage brings us behind the scenes of cutting-edge science at top research centers, and into the lives of people whose well-being depends on their devoted, highly skilled personal MDs...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2019

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1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Dr. Malcolm Sayer (Robin Williams) is a shy research physician who uses an experimental drug to "awaken" the catatonic victims of a rare disease. The awakening of the first patient proves a rebirth for the doctor, too, as the patient reveals life's simple but sweet pleasures to the introverted doctor. Encouraged by Leonard's stunning recovery, Sayer administers the drug to other patients.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 1997

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD AWA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA AWA

Holmes, Peter

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: The Energetics of Western Herbs, Vol 2, is a groundbreaking reference work for over 220 botanical remedies used in Western herbal medicine. Comprehensive and detailed, it draws on Chinese and Greek herbal medicine to integrate traditional herbal energetics with the latest findings in plant pharmacology. The traditional vitalistic and modern scientific systems of herbal medicine are...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Snow Lotus Press 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 615.3 HOL

Holmes, Peter

Summary: The Energetics of Western Herbs, Vol 1, is a groundbreaking reference work for over 220 botanical remedies used in Western herbal medicine. Comprehensive and detailed, it draws on Chinese and Greek herbal medicine to integrate traditional herbal energetics with the latest findings in plant pharmacology. The traditional vitalistic and modern scientific systems of herbal medicine are...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Snow Lotus Press 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 615.3 HOL