Posts tagged "Sandy Hook Elementary School"

Dogs Provide Needed Comfort in Newtown After Shooting

Dogs Provide Needed Comfort in Newtown After Shooting
In the aftermath of the December shooting spree at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Luther Church Charities were invited to Newtown, CT with what they call Comfort Dogs. Here’s a full audio interview with Tim Hetzner, president Lutheran Church Charities, which the following story is based on. It’s unlikely Addison, IL-based Lutheran Church Charities thinks it’s a coincidence... Read more »

Comfort Dogs from Chicago in Newtown, Miss Meowsky's Award: WGN Radio Petcast

Comfort Dogs from Chicago in Newtown, Miss Meowsky's Award: WGN Radio Petcast
Listen HERE to this WGN Radio PETCAST, taking you to Newtown, Connecticut in an emotional interview….and Miss Meowsky makes a special announcement! Newtown, Connecticut received support after the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School – some of that assistance arrived with four paws and tails, a group of comfort dogs from Lutheran Church Charities, Addison,... Read more »

Pets May Console After Sandy Hook School Shooting

Pets May Console After Sandy Hook School Shooting
Families who lost children at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CN are undoubtedly going through emotional upheaval beyond imagination. Incomprehensible. Of all the possible horrors – there likely is nothing so awful as losing a child, particularly so unexpectedly. Still, having a pet at home might help to comfort even these grieving families, particularly... Read more »
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