A Brief Information Resource on Assistance Animals for the Disabled


Subject:
Animals , Disabilities , Assistance, Rescue, & Therapy Animals , Assistance & Therapy Animals

Description:
Provides an overview of assistance animals for the disabled, which include guide animals (dogs and miniature horses), hearing dogs, seizure alert animals, social/therapy animals, and service animals who provide specialized services for people with disabilities. Includes a bibliography, and links to government sources and websites of service animal organizations. From the Animal Welfare Information Center, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

Creator:
Adams, Kristina; Rice, Stacy

Publisher:
Animal Welfare Information Center

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nal.usda.gov/awic/companimals/assist.htm


PID= res:lii-20501