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CLIP 4462

The role of guide dogs

The role of guide dogs
Key Info
  • The role of guide dogs
  • Duration: 03:05
  • Guide dogs help their owners get around towns and cities. They are very well-trained, well-behaved and obedient. The Happy Gang finds out about the work guide dogs do, and Nicky goes on a blindfold walk to experience what it's like to rely on a guide dog.
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  • Keywords: guide dog, blind, animal, work, pet, dog, visual impairment, citizenship, people that help us
Ideas for use in class
  • Pupils could discuss the various ways animals help people and the different jobs they are used for. They could also explore what it's like to be blind or visually impaired.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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