Dogs at Work

When dogs are on the job, at-risk children, endangered species, even lost cats benefit.

Excerpt from The Underdogs by Melissa Fay Greene
Important enough to be a featured story
Are dogs the ultimate health care companion?
By lending an ear at story time
NYPD’s K-9 teams are loyal partnerships.
Prison pup programs do more than produce well-trained service dogs
Making slopes safer for everyone.
Canines demonstrate a remarkable ability to connect with and moderate human emotions
Expanding the frontiers of the canine capacity to help us carry on.
A look at an innovative dog training program at University of Pennsylvania
Escapees try to throw tracking dogs off scent
Do sick children benefit?
Restoring mistreated and abandoned sled dogs to health.
Prison dog-training programs have a powerful impact on inmates, dogs and people with disabilities.