Medical Dictionary

hearing dog

noun

Medical Definition of HEARING DOG

:  a dog trained to alert its deaf or hearing-impaired owner to sounds (as of a doorbell, alarm, or telephone)—called also hearing ear dog
April 27, 2015
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