Special Education > Lucy
Therapy Dogs International
Lucy is an
associate member of Therapy Dogs International. She is a
registered trained dog who loves to hear children read.
"Tail Waggin' Tutors" has been described as a phenomenal
program with far-reaching benefits.
International is a volunteer group organized to provide
qualified handlers and their therapy dogs for visitations in
a variety of facilities and settings.
Reading to a
patient therapy dog such as Lucy can be quite an incentive
to read! This helps build confidence with reading. Such a
relaxed environment can foster reading skills and cause them
to grow as a supplement to the studentís current reading
visited many classrooms at both Towns County Elementary
School and Towns County Middle School. All the students have
enjoyed her and beg for her to come as often as she can. We
are grateful to her handlers, Gordon & Sally Frank, for
giving back to the community by volunteering their time with