Author and veterinarian Annie Bowes discovered at a young age that
having a dog was invaluable. From encouraging a healthy, active
lifestyle to providing unmatched emotional and social support, a dog is
the perfect companion for anyone, but especially those with autism.
Bowes discusses the countless ways the understanding, acceptance, and
boundless love of a dog benefits everyone-particularly those on the
Through many years of working with dogs in her practice, she grew
interested in how canine companionship helps people with Autism. Dogs and Autism
is a result of her many years of research and first-hand experience
understanding the benefits of dogs as an alternative treatment to those
on the autism spectrum.
Some topics include:
- The "Pet Effect"
- Finding the Right Dog for You
- The Human-Animal Bond: The Science is There
- Training Your Dog
- Dogs are Heroes
- Dogs Understand Autism.