Comfort dog visits Clearwater Public Library
July 29, 2021
Most individuals have heard about service dogs that help individuals with physical or mental disabilities. But, have you ever heard of comfort dogs?
Unlike service dogs, comfort dogs are trained to serve the needs of multiple people, not just one. They travel across different states and provide comfort to those who have been through tough situations, are terminally ill, have never seen a dog in real life or even just come to libraries and teach others about comfort dogs.
On July 23, Katie Comfort Dog and her handlers visited the Clearwater Public Library to tell the public about what she do...