Meet Axel: The Dog of All Trades
This year, Milk-Bone® conducted a nationwide search for amazing canines that have made an extraordinary impact on the lives of individuals they love and the communities that need them. These 15 super pups are leading the pack in making a powerful difference in the world.
Meet one of them below.
Town: Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
Pet Parent: Tom Meli
Therapy dog Axel gives unconditional love and support to everyone he encounters. Whether he's helping children practice reading, assisting the sick and disabled, or meeting locals on the street, he and his pet parent Tom Meli visit hospitals, schools, and events to share Axel's endless supply of puppy love.
• Comforting and calming people with epilepsy
• Helping children improve their reading
• Lifting the spirits of senior citizens at community centers
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