Henry County's Pet Of The Week



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Our pets of the week are (l. to r.) Ruby and Murphy who belong to Rusty and Terrie Walker of Locust Grove. Ruby is a 19 month old blonde golden retriever. She has received her AKC certifications by earning her STAR puppy, Canine Good Citizenship, Novice Trick Dog and AKC/ThD Therapy Dog. Murphy is 13 months old and is a red golden retriever. He has received his AKC certifications by earning his STAR puppy, Canine Good Citizenship, Novice Trick Dog and an AKC Therapy Dog. Both dogs are also certified through the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. Ruby and Murphy both work at Sacred Journey Hospice inpatient unit as resident therapy dogs. In January, Murphy will work primarily at the public library in McDonough with the children’s reading program.