Stanley provides comfort to Mukilteo seniors
Last updated 8/22/2019 at 4:57pm
On Aug. 6, residents of Mukilteo's Harbour Pointe Senior Living began receiving visits from "Stanley" every Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m.
Stanley is actually a fun and friendly dog brought to the senior center by Mukilteo Police Animal Control Officer Shanita Duke who rescued him when he was 7 weeks old. She brings Stanley, who is almost 4, to Harbour Pointe Senior Living to visit residents and provide comfort in a way only a friendly dog can.
When Stanley enters the room, smiles and verbal responses of joy are the immediate responses. This is just part of the objective. Comfort dogs have bee...