Working Dogs Month
Meet a Sheriff’s K-9 or a Search and Rescue Dog
Get to know a dog that has an important job with the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office. He is trained to follow a scent, sniff out narcotics, track someone and apprehend the bad guys. You’ll also meet his partner, the deputy who he lives with and is his trainer. Families. (Aug. 9, 13, 16, 23)
Meet Captain Montalvan and Tuesday
Army Captain Luis Carlos Montalván returned from Iraq a war hero, but it wasn't long until Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder challenged him at every turn. He wondered if he would ever recover. That was before he met Tuesday, the amazing golden retriever who is now his constant companion. Meet both Tuesday and Captain Montalván, a New York Times best-selling author, and hear the stories of how they saved each other.
Captain Montalván's books will be available for purchase and signing:
- Memoir, Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him. Adults. (Aug. 27)
- Children’s book, Tuesday Tucks Me In: The Loyal Bond Between a Soldier and his Service Dog. Families. (Aug. 28 & 29)