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Cuteness alert! Meet ‘Waffles’ Tewksbury’s comfort dog

Cuteness alert! Meet ‘Waffles’ Tewksbury’s comfort dog

Tewksbury police have named their new comfort dog Waffles after a contest among the town’s students to name the pup. Tewksbury police worked with Monadnock Labradoodles, a small dog breeder in southern New Hampshire, to find an appropriate young puppy to serve as a comfort dog to be partnered with School Resource Officer Eric Hanley.Once fully trained, Waffles will serve alongside Hanley and work to calm and build relationships with students in Tewksbury Public Schools, as well as at community events around town.

Tewksbury police have named their new comfort dog Waffles after a contest among the town’s students to name the pup.

Tewksbury police worked with Monadnock Labradoodles, a small dog breeder in southern New Hampshire, to find an appropriate young puppy to serve as a comfort dog to be partnered with School Resource Officer Eric Hanley.

Once fully trained, Waffles will serve alongside Hanley and work to calm and build relationships with students in Tewksbury Public Schools, as well as at community events around town.