Meet Hope: The Dog Who Gives Hope
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: Kansas City, MO
Pet Parent: Allison Bowring
Whether she's at the foot of the bed in a patient's room in the Pediatric Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, or at the side of someone undergoing treatment at Mercy's Eating Disorder Clinic, Hope offers patients playful, understanding companionship.
• Comforting children who suffer from epilepsy
• Making stays in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit enjoyable for children and their families
• Helping kids feel safe and comfortable during interviews at the Eating Disorder Clinic