therapy dogs

A therapy dog at Northern Highlands Regional High School in Bergen County, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Therapy Dogs Help NJ High School Students Deal With Stress

Therapy dogs help people who are sick or have been through traumatic events. Now, some dogs are helping students deal with the stress of high school.


Noah Worrell's dog, Aimie, was picked up by two people driving by in Bridgeport, Conn. (credit: Handout)

Family: Missing Dog Had Special Connection With Autistic Connecticut Boy

A Connecticut family is desperately trying to find an autistic boy’s dog, which was snatched from in front of a relative’s home in Fairfield County.


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‘The Possibility Dogs’ Author Talks Healing After PTSD

Service dog trainer and bestselling author Susannah Charles joined us to talk about her new book “The Possibility Dogs,” which sheds light on the importance of the human-animal bond and her work training “unadoptable” animals into service dogs.


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Therapy Dogs To Aid Survivors, First Responders In Sandy Hook Tragedy

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — In Newtown, Conn., survivors, their families, and first responders are beginning the long road to recovery. And there will be some animals to help along the way. The Good Dog Foundation […]


Residents Mourn Newtown Shooting (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Volunteers Bring Therapy Dogs To Newtown To Help Grieving Residents

Nora Hayes of western Massachusetts is with the group Therapy Dog International and said she decided to bring her Golden Retriever named Blue after hearing about Friday’s shooting rampage.