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Therapy Dove Offers Stress Relief

Therapy Dove Offers Stress Relief

One of the more unique therapy animals featured in The Dog in the Dentist Chair is Cloud the therapy dove. It's not all that common to find a therapy dove! Cloud works in schools and gives students the opportunity to get close to an animal they probably haven't met...

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Skinny Pigs Calendar Boys–Too Cute!

Skinny Pigs Calendar Boys–Too Cute!

Guinea pigs are ridiculously cute, and an almost-hairless guinea pig...well, over the top cute! Sheldon and Spencer are the awesome skinny pig therapy animals featured in The Dog in the Dentist Chair. We caught up with their mom, Shannon Barry, to find out what's new...

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Adorable Therapy Animals in Halloween Costumes

Adorable Therapy Animals in Halloween Costumes

Happy Halloween! The animals in The Dog in the Dentist Chair work hard helping others, but like to have fun too! Here are some of the stars of the book in their Halloween costumes. All these great animals do amazing work to help, comfort, and love kids (and everyone...

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The Importance of Walking with Ernest (and Pete)

The Importance of Walking with Ernest (and Pete)

We take many walks. Sometimes the walk has the purpose of getting somewhere. Often the walk is for exercise. Other times it's obligatory--my pace quickens, just get it done. But my favorite type of walk is the walk of discovery.
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