Children With Autism Get Help From Therapy Dogs

Children With Autism Get Help From Therapy Dogs

by -
0

training of shelter dogConsidered “bombproof,” meaning she will remain calm in nearly any situation, Shadow, a well-trained therapy dog, volunteers at the Anderson Center for Autism in the Hudson Valley north of New York City.

“As soon as I get her working vest out, she jumps up and her little tail starts wagging.” said her owner and handler, Ani Shaker.  “She loves the work.”

(READ the story in the NY Times)

COMMENTS