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Regular visits by Therapy Dogs Brightens the Day for residents of a New Glasgow Nursing Home

It’s a regular event that gives residents of the Glen Haven Manor of New Glasgow a lift.  Every week, two therapy dogs, Gracie and Murphy that are part of the

The mother-son duo of Sue Muir and Mitch Gammon are shown with their therapy dogs Gracie, a Golden Retriever and Murphy, a Bernese Mountain dog who are part of the St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog program, during a visit to Glen Haven Manor in New Glasgow.

St. John Ambulance Program visit the manor, accompanied by their owners, the mother-son duo of  Sue Muir and Mitch Gammon.

The manor’s CEO Lisa Smith says for some residents, it’s a reminder of when they had their own dog as either children or adults.
In addition to Glen Haven, Gammon and Muir take the dogs to the local NSCC campus and a high school.