Hero Dog Elle educates with her canine safe and responsible community program
in hopes that each family dog lives
happily every after.
YOU CAN HELP ELLE
Safety K9 Elle teaches friends of all ages with her school program the proper ways to interact around all dogs that benefit both human and canine.
Therapy Dog Elle is a R.E.A.D. Reading Education Assistance Dog and
helps encourage children with her volunteer
reading program learn to enjoy a story.
"Pit bulls have a reputation for being aggressive, but it's not unusual to find Elle, a 5-year-old pit bull, cuddling up to elementary school children for story time. In fact, she does it regularly. Elle is a therapy dog at an elementary and a middle school in North Carolina. With help from her owner, Leah Brewer, 42, Elle started a reading program called “Tail Wagging Tales” to help students practice reading and strengthen confidence." TODAY.com
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"Elle earned the award for her work as a therapy dog in Roanoke Rapids, N.C., where she helps children learn dog safety and helps people overcome their fear of dogs. She participates in a therapy dog reading program called "Tail Wagging Tales" which was started by her owner, Leah Brewer." Huffington Post
"We all think of our pups as top dog, but one sweet, brown pit bull just won that title for real. Elle, a therapy dog from North Carolina, has been named the 2013 American Hero Dog by the American Humane Association." Parade
"Elle's a multi-award winning therapy dog who participates in a reading program for kids and is a safety educator in her community. Take that Lassie!" Buzzfeed