Tales of hope abound in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings, and even four-legged workers are pitching in to provide relief (and cuddles) to those in need. Throughout the week, the Boston community can count on canine comfort from five specially-trained golden retrievers deployed by Lutheran Church Charities in Addison, Ill.
Three of the organization’s therapy dogs are currently flying from Chicago to Boston, where they will join two retrievers who have been working with bereaved students and parents at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., every day since December.
If you know me, you know it was a natural for me to pass this along! Click here for the full MSNBC story. Happy Tears!