Therapy Dogs Help Relieve Stress For Hennepin EMS Staff"We cannot control what happens throughout the course of their shift, but we can control the environment," said Erin Hedge, deputy chief of staff at Hennepin EMS.
Therapy Dogs Help Young Students Learn To ReadTeachers across the metro area have discovered an innovative way to teach young kids how to read better and with more confidence. They are enlisting the help of therapy dogs. Dogs that have received special training to sit patiently with children, as the kids read aloud.
Even Dogs Lap Up St. Paddy's Day CelebrationsSeraphina and Katlyn are matching Shih Tzu dogs, out strolling on this St. Patrick's Day. Owner Joan Redwing has them decked out with matching t-shirts that read “I HEART My Irish Mom.”
A Dog Day Afternoon At Macalester CollegeWhat better way is there to lower that blood pressure than by hugging a dog? That's the idea behind "Dog Days" at Macalester College on Saturday.