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Ethical Considerations Need to Be Made for Service Dogs

Ethical Considerations Need to Be Made for Service Dogs http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/considerations-made-for-service-dogs/

Some children with autism and their families are known to benefit from the presence of an assistance dog. Little research has been done on ethical issues that can arise around the dogs’ welfare or methods to limit the stress on both the dog and the family. The goal of this piece is to identify and […]

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New Book Encourages Friendship and Care for the Natural World

New Book Encourages Friendship and Care for the Natural World https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/new-book-encourages-friendship-and-care

This new book promotes the values of friendship, collaboration, and care of the natural world. This is a true story about two friends who came across a helpless horseshoe crab that was wedged inside the beam of a wooden fence. The two boys share their feelings about the situation. They communicate and work together to […]

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