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Training Dogs in Prison Helps Inmates Gain Skills, Compassion

CoreCivic | 3/7/18 1:16 PM

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Working with dogs can help people heal and grow. Inmates at CoreCivic’s Wheeler Correctional Facility in Alamo, Georgia, are experiencing that firsthand as they train future security dogs through an innovative reentry program operated in partnership with Auburn University’s Canine Performance Sciences.

 

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Topics: Reducing Recidivism