"I can't imagine raising kids without dogs in the household. It simple wouldn't occur to me. Reams of recent research continue to pour in, attesting to the many benefits of dog ownership for both adults and kids. For example, some programs help kids with reading disabilities by having them read to special Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.). The program creators noted that reading skills, including stuttering, improved," (pp. 258-259) and then points to our website so readers can get further information. Thanks, Cesar!
Source: ITA News December 2008