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Hurt, Avery Elizabeth

Summary: This book introduces readers to the world of animal therapy. They will meet real therapy pets and their handlers, and learn a little bit about the science behind pet therapy, and what it takes to be a good therapy animal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 615.8 HUR

Lawrence, Ellen

Summary: They are super strong and can run at high speeds. They have night vision and a hyper-sensitive sense of smell. Yes, our pet dogs have the powers and abilities of superheroes! So just how do a dog's amazing super skills work? And how dan these skills be used to detect danger, capture villains, and even save lives?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ruby Tuesday Books 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J 636.7 Law

Burling, Alexis

Summary: "Lights! Camera! Woof! Human actors are some of the most admired people in show biz. But animal actors? They're definitely the cat's meow. In this star-studded book, readers will learn about some of the most famous animals to walk the red carpet. They'll get a peek at the training process and what a typical day is like on the set. They'll also learn about where animal actors go when they...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishing, LLC 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 791.43 BUR

Calkhoven, Laurie

Summary: Military animals explores amazing creatures that have aided militaries on land, by air, and at sea. Learn how elephants, bats, monkeys, cats, and even glowworms helped out in times of war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 355.42 CAL

Carney, Elizabeth

Summary: Presents the stories of a dog that helps stranded dolphins, a capuchin monkey who helps a young man with physical limitations, and a rat that sniffs out land mines.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.08 Carney 2012

Squire, Ann

Summary: "Learn how animals can be trained to assist people with a variety of different jobs."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636 SQU

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636 SQU

Raatma, Lucia

Summary: "Learn how animals can be trained to help people with household tasks."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636 RAA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636 RAA

Orr, Tamra

Summary: "Learn how animals can be trained to work in law enforcement and military positions."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 355.4 ORR

Lewin, Ted.

Summary: Describes the types of work that different animals do, including donkeys, camels, goats, sheep, and elephants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LEW

Oliver, Clare.

Summary: Explains how dogs, horses, and other animals are trained to help people with special needs including the handicapped and the elderly.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: F. Watts 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.0886 OLI

Redmond, Shirley-Raye

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mountain Press Pub. 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 625.1 Redmond 2009

Squire, Ann

Summary: "Learn how animals can be trained to work in healthcare positions or used for therapy."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636 SQU

Carney, Elizabeth

Summary: Presents the stories of three animal workers, a dog that helps stranded dolphins, a monkey that aids a paralyzed man, and a rat that sniffs out land mines--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.0886 CAR

Carney, Elizabeth

Summary: Presents the stories of three animal workers, a dog that helps stranded dolphins, a monkey that aids a paralyzed man, and a rat that sniffs out land mines.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE DOG

Zeiger, Jennifer

Summary: "Learn how animals can be trained to help people after disasters."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636 ZEI

Presnall, Judith Janda.

Summary: Discusses the use of performing animals in the circus, their training and care both in and out of the ring, and different organizations' monitoring of their treatment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 791.32 PRE

Kalman, Bobbie.

Summary: Learn about baby animals and what they are called.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 591.39 KAL

Carle, Eric.

Summary: Presents the names of animal babies, parents, and groups; for example, a baby kangaroo is a joey, its mother is a flyer, its father is a boomer, and a group of kangaroos is a troop, mob, or herd.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: JE SPANISH CAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: Spanish J468 CAR