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Multimedia Artifact

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Multimedia Artifact

  1. 1. Samantha Vining<br />ENGL 1102M<br />Weatherford 11:15<br />Semester Long Project<br />
  2. 2. Multimedia Artifact<br />Guide dogs and their significance<br />
  3. 3. Future guide dogs begin training at a very young age. As puppies they are given to a specific “Puppy Walker,” who will love, train, andcoachthe puppies in the hopes of them becoming well-qualified and adapt guide dogs. <br />
  4. 4. German Shepherds, Black and Yellow Labradors, and Golden Retrievers are the most commonly used breeds for guide and police dogs because of their obedience, quick and easy learning/ training skills, loyalty, and companionship.<br />
  5. 5. Crosswalk skills, including intersection navigation and proper curb techniques, are an integral part of guide dog training. A prospective guide dog will not “graduate” from training unlesshe/she learns how to properly navigate curbs and intersections, a natural part of everyday life that can be a matter of life or death for the blind.<br />
  6. 6. Guide dogs can be trained to do many things, including operating an ATM!<br />
  7. 7. Police dogs are just as important and widely used as guide dogs. With unfailing loyalty and obedience, police dogs serve not only their partners, but the entire community, as well.<br />
  8. 8. SAR (search and rescue) dogs are used for locating people in debris, rubble, avalanches, etc. Cadaver dogs are used specifically for detecting human remains. <br />
  9. 9. Working dogs are also used to detect narcotics, such as heroine, cocaine, and marijuana, along with bombs and other explosives. <br />
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  11. 11. Guide dogs provide more than just the eyes to see or feet to guide, they are loyal and obedient creatures that truly care and understand there partners.<br />
  12. 12. Bibliography<br />Images:<br />http://static.stuff.co.nz/1233108507/685/728685.jpg<br />http://cdn-www.dailypuppy.com/dog-images/guiding-eyes-puppies_34665_2009-09-21_w450.jpg<br />http://www.thekinglink.com/guidedogpuppies.jpg<br />http://cdn-viper.demandvideo.com/media/3001A3EF-96E0-48B1-AB87-59421E3263AC/jpeg/DF67196A-91E4-4CF4-8AB1-D38132B9A141_3.jpg<br />http://www.coolest-gadgets.com/wp-content/uploads/dog-atm.jpg<br />http://pictures.directnews.co.uk/liveimages/dog+using+chip+and+pin_892_18223269_0_0_15224_300.jpg<br />http://dogblog.dogster.com/uploads/2007/12/edgeandofficerdavewhyte.jpg<br />http://tkcollier.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/cat_police_dogs.jpg<br />
  13. 13. Bibliography Continued<br />Images Continued:<br />http://www.kovendogtraining.com/images/SAR_Dogs.gif<br />http://www.excelk9.com/09.pix/police.dog.drug.detection.jpg<br />http://www.mccullagh.org/db9/10d-1/guide-dog.jpg<br />http://www.disabilityfriends.co.uk/EditorialImages/0e72093e-c80a-4041-bcd0-5967cdd26f7c_guide-dog.jpg<br />http://blog.nj.com/morristown_impact/2008/02/large_dog.jpg<br />http://pawprintskc.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/guide-dog_web1.jpg<br />http://www.doghousewine.com/_images/guide_dogs.gif<br />http://www.brisbanepowerhouse.org/generated/images/guide-images-powerkidz-guide-dogs-qld_w800_h600_fit.jpg<br />
  14. 14. Bibliography Continued<br />Information<br />http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guide_dog<br />http://animals.howstuffworks.com/animal-facts/guide-dog.htm<br />http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Search_and_rescue_dog<br />

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