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Dogs Comforting School Shooting Witnesses

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NEWTOWN, Conn. -

As Newtown begins the healing process, help is pouring in from across the country. Even man's best friend is lending support.

In front of a field of flowers, candles and toys, a half-dozen golden retrievers stood ready to comfort the town.

Some of the dogs are there to specifically comfort the children who witnessed the massacre.

"It's not really that verbal. It's like, where do I find reassurance? Where do I find comfort? And dogs do that."

One of the dog's owners is from the town of Sandy Hook. She says she is overwhelmed by all of the support.

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