Nonprofit brings puppy love to children

Some furry friends are bringing smiles to children’s faces in Rhode Island.

Nonprofit organization Dream Fetchers brings “movie star dogs” to kids who are sick, underprivileged, and who have disabilities.

On Thursday, founder Debbie Pearl brought in some of the pups and spoke further about the importance of the organization.

Dream Fetchers will be making the following appearances:

  • Groden Center on Friday, Oct. 21
  • Genesis Christian Academy & Home School Co-op on Friday, Oct. 28
  • Connecticut Pet Expo in Hartford Oct. 29-30
  • Providence Home Show on November 5-6

You can also check out the website, Paws For Effect for their film and TV work. They have expanded into the New England area.