Karl wasn’t an average therapy dog. He was a 65-pound, 5-year-old white boxer and was part of the Companions for Courage campaign. This K-9 circuit dog appeared in courtrooms to offer support to children who had to testify.
The K-9 Circuit Program
The K-9 circuit program dogs were very special and offered a sense of protection to young people who had to testify in the courtroom. US court systems now recognize the need to provide trauma-sensitive measures, and therapy dogs are the best choice!