Bred for Temperament, Trained for Calm: Courthouse Dogs

Jun 21, 2017

Assistance Dogs of the West in Santa Fe trains Courthouse facility dogs to serve judicial districts and child advocacy centers around the country — with the help of veterans returning from wars. Mary Lou Cooper reports.



Hamlet works with a child advocacy center in Roswell, NM

Mickler graduated as a Courthouse facility dog this year and was trained by a returning war veteran as part of the Warrior Canine Connection™ program.