Prison Dogs Are Tension-Relievers For Colorado’s Mentally Ill Inmates

The mentally ill inmate has long been a recluse in his cell, refusing to utter a word to anyone or go anywhere near a therapy session.  But lately, the man has been coming out of his cell — and his shell — with little or no prodding.  It’s whenever he sees Lazy Daisy sauntering through the prison pod, wagging her tail.

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Prison Dogs Are Tension-Relievers For Colorado’s Mentally Ill Inmates

The mentally ill inmate has long been a recluse in his cell, refusing to utter a word to anyone or go anywhere near a therapy session.  But lately, the man has been coming out of his cell — and his shell — with little or no prodding.  It’s whenever he sees Lazy Daisy sauntering through the prison pod, wagging her tail.

To read the full original article, click here.