Therapy dogs lend an ear at Gulfport Library’s Sit, Stay and Read

51 views – Jazell Ladner – 2022-08-29 08:49:21

Who let the dogs out — in the library?

It’s all part of the Sit, Stay and Read program at the Pubic Library.

Jamie Hobbs, a retired nurse of 45 years, said owning a therapy dog is a good retirement project because she still wants to help people and see the joy her dog, Stella, brings to those around her.

“Theres a Gulf Coast Pediatric place that we go to where the children are mentally and physically challenged and to see them smile, ya know it’s what its all about.”

Sit, Stay, Read is a program at the library where children read to therapy dogs…

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