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Author Haldane, Suzanne.

Title Helping hands : how monkeys assist people who are disabled / text and photographs by Suzanne Haldane.

Imprint New York : Dutton Children's Books, c1991.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's Non-fiction    j 362.4383 HAL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description [48] p. : photos ; 24 x 25 cm.
Summary A photo-essay focusing on a teenager with quadriplegia and his capuchin monkey, illustrating how capuchins are trained to provide help and companionship to people who are disabled.
Subject Monkeys as aids for people with disabilities -- Juvenile literature.
Capuchin monkeys -- Juvenile literature.
Quadriplegics -- Rehabilitation -- Juvenile literature.
Teenagers with disabilities -- Rehabilitation -- Juvenile literature.
Monkeys as aids for people with disabilities.
Monkeys -- Training.
Capuchin monkeys.
Quadriplegics -- Rehabilitation.
People with disabilities -- Rehabilitation.
ISBN 0525447237

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