San Antonio hospital sending therapy dogs to El Paso

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SAN ANTONIO, TX (WIVB)– A hospital in San Antonio is sending some of its finest healthcare providers to help in the aftermath of the shooting in El Paso.

It’s sending three service dogs and their handlers to comfort first responders, patients, and families.

The dogs will visit first responder stations and all hospitals in El Paso over several days.

Their handler says the animals are trained for people experiencing grief, stress, and trauma.

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