Ocean County 4-H Seeing Eye Club - "Puppy Power"
Ocean County 4-H Seeing Eye Club - "Puppy Power"
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See "Events" for updated schedule

~January 22~
CANCELLED
6:30 - Meet at Holiday Care Center, Toms River
No Meeting at Ag. Bldg.

~February 12~
7:00 Meet at Ocean County Mall - Center Court for mall walk
No Meeting at Ag. Bldg.

4-H FAX
& O. C.Fair Guide




Monthly Update
Remember to email or call Christine with your pup's monthly update. See "Events" page for evaluation form.
 

Resources

 

The following list of resources has been compiled by our club to:
  • raise awareness about service dogs
  • learn new dog training techniques
  • become attentive to the individual personalities of dogs
  • recommend emergency vet hospitals and boarding kennels
  • enjoy inspiring stories and articles about amazing dogs
  • share web sites that inform about service animals and people who are visually impaired.
Resource Categories:
 

BOOKS ABOUT SERVICE DOGS
  • A Day in the Life of a Seeing Eye Dog Trainer by Kevin Osborn
  • A Guide Dog Goes to School - A Story of a Dog Trained to Lead the Blind by Elizabeth Simpson Smith
  • A Service Dog Goes to School - A Story of a Dog Trained to Help the Disabled by Elizabeth Simpson Smith
  • Assistance Dogs - In Special Service by Elizabeth Ring
  • Buddy - The First Seeing Eye Dog by Eva Moore
  • Buffy's Orange Leash by Stephen Golder and Lisa Memling
  • Companion Dogs - More than Best Friends by Elizabeth Ring
  • Detector Dogs - Hot on the Scent by Elizabeth Ring
  • Follow My Leader by James B. Garfield
  • Guide Dogs by Phyllis Raybin Emert
  • Hero Dogs: Courageous Canines in Action by Donna M. Jackson
  • Inky: Seeing Eye Dog by Elizabeth P. Heppner
  • Love in the Lead, The Miracle of the Seeing Eye Dog by Peter Putnam
  • Mom's Best Friend by Sally Hobart Alexander
  • Military Dogs by Phyllis Raybin Emert
  • Rosie - A Visiting Dog's Story by Stephanie Calmenson
  • Search and Rescue Dogs by Phyllis Raybin Emert
  • Sound Friendship - The Story of Willa and Her Hearing Ear Dog by Elizabeth Yates
  • Through Otis' Eyes by Patricia Burlin Kennedy
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DOG TRAINING & DOG PERSONALITIES
  • Beyond Obedience - Training with Awareness for You and Your Dog by April Frost
  • Buster's Diaries - The true story of a dog and his man by Roy Hattersley
  • The Dog Whisperer by Paul Owens
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DOG STORIES
  • Carousel Horse on the Carousel at Casino Pier is Restored and Named in Honor of "Matthew," a Seeing-Eye Dog Who Has Ridden Many a Carousel!! by Dr. Floyd Moreland, Casino Pier, Seaside Heights, NJ - Story no longer available online.
  • Several Guide-Dogs-in-Training Earn Rave Reviews at Surflight by Rick Mellerup - Published in The Sandpaper 10/10/07
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RELATED SITES
  • 4-H Seeing Eye Project Record Book
    - Keep a record on how you reach your goals and your pup develops. Add photos and fun stories about memories and challenges you had with your pup. Enter your record book in the fair.
  • The Seeing Eye
    - The official web site of The Seeing Eye, Inc. located in Morristown, NJ
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