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Everyone Loves Deuce, the Therapy Dog at Brookville Elementary
Posted on 07/03/2017
This is the image for the news article titled Everyone Loves Deuce, the Therapy Dog at Brookville ElementaryA therapy dog is a canine that might be trained to provide affection and comfort to people in hospitals, retirement
homes, nursing homes, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and to people with autism.  At Brookville Elementary, Deuce helps students overcome testing anxiety, homework issues, bullying reactions, and is best at just plain spreading love around.
 
Even the teachers line up to pet Deuce because he knows the secret, “You gotta be a friend to have a friend.”
 
Librarian Haley Staton is the handler for Deuce.  He soothes many feelings and makes relaxation much easier
around Brookville Elementary School.