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Oct 11

Trained to Comfort, Two Local Dogs are in Las Vegas to Help Shooting Survivors

Posted on October 11, 2017 at 9:11 AM by Timothy Grisham

(Published by The Olympian)

Two dogs trained to comfort crime victims in Thurston County are in Las Vegas to help in the wake of last week’s mass shooting that left 58 people dead and about 500 wounded.

The Thurston County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office and Monarch Children’s Justice and Advocacy Center in Lacey are among the agencies that have sent their courthouse facility dog teams to Las Vegas.


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