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West Fargo Library hosts "Read to Dogs" program

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West Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - The summer reading program at West Fargo Public Library has gone to the dogs - in the best way possible.

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This afternoon, children at the West Fargo Public Library practiced reading books to dogs.

The dogs are trained therapy animals from Red River Valley Therapy Pets.

Organizers say having a dog to read to takes the pressure off so kids feel more comfortable reading to an audience.

Diane Fink- Program Coordinator: "The dogs don't even care if there are any mistakes made. It gives the kids a good chance to visit with friendly dogs and they love to have someone to read to."

The summer reading program has seen record enrollment this year.

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