Dog training helps troubled Aussie teens get lives back on track

Pet dog Snoop jumps up to Paddy from BackTrack YouthWorks in Armidale, Australia August 24, 2018. REUTERS/Jill Gralow

ARMIDALE, Australia (Reuters) – In a paddock in rural eastern Australia, Bernie Shakeshaft is working with man’s best friend to help troubled teens get their lives back on track and teach them new life skills. The station hand-turned-social worker started the program in 2006 with a group of volunteers, opening his own home as a […]

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