Dogs and Autism: Hope with Fur!

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Critically acclaimed author Monica Holloway and Autism Mom Shannon Penrod talk about recent heartwarming stories in the news featuring dogs and children with Autism. Animals are often very reinforcing for children, helping them to feel more comfortable and to feel motivated to overcome difficulties. Monica shares the story of her son and his first dog which was the basis for her memoir, Cowboy and Wills.

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