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Kibbles & Books

Kibbles & Books is a literacy program designed to build confidence in young readers. By reading out loud to therapy dogs, children are able to practice their literacy skills in a stress-free and fun context.

Kibbles & Books sessions are free, but space is limited! Call 479-750-8180 to register today!

Spring 2015 Sessions

  • Wednesday, March 11: 5:30 to 7:00pm
  • Thursday, March 26: 5:30 to 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, April 8: 5:30 to 7:00pm
  • Thursday, April 23: 5:30 to 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, May 13: 5:30 to 7:00pm

Meet the Dogs

Sophie is a yellow, English Labrador Retriever. Even though she is four years old she’s still got a lot of puppy in her ! She loves everyone… especially children. She’d love to hear you read to her…


  • 6 year old chocolate Labrador Retriever
  • Loves children and having her paws rubbed

Send Wiggles a message!

Ms. Bee

  • 3 year old Weimaraner
  • Shown in AKC conformation, obedience, and agility
  • Loves to play with other dogs, swim, and run agility

Send Ms. Bee a message!


  • 3 year old Shepherd/Husky mix
  • Runs agility
  • Enters dog shows

Send Willow a message!


  • 2.5 year old Basset Hound
  • Loves children and having his ears scratched
  • Follows his nose

Send Banjo a message!


  • 4 year old yellow English Labrador Retriever
  • Even though she is four years old she’s still got a lot of puppy in her!
  • Loves everyone… especially children.
  • loves to give kisses/licks and have her belly rubbed!
  • She’d love to hear you read to her…

Send Sophie a message!


  • 6 year old Australian Shepherd
  • Called a blue merle – which means she has many different colors to her fur coat with two blue eyes
  • Loves to swim, explore new hiking trails, do tricks for treats and receive tons of affection!
  • Tricks include: Sit, Stay, Down, Up, Come and Army Crawl

Send Shelbi a message!

Questions about the program or how to get involved? Email the dogs!

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Last updated February 26, 2015