Waukesha Parade victims comforted by Labrador retriever during trial

THE COMMUNITY AND THE FAMILY OF THE VICTIMS. THROUGHOUT THE WEEK’S TRIAL, VICTIMS HAVE HAD A SPECIAL ROOM IN THE COURTHOUSE WHERE THEY CAN WATCH THE PROCEEDINGS, AS WELL AS A NEARBY COMFORT ANIMAL TO ASSIST THEM. WE MET THE COUNTIES’ COMFORT DOG. THE

Waukesha Parade victims comforted by Labrador retriever during trial

Pepper is funded by a grant where prisoners actually train the comfort dogs

Victims who spent countless hours at the Waukesha County Courthouse had a special room and a special four-legged friend to comfort them throughout the trial. WISN 12 News was able to meet Pepper, the county’s comfort dog. Three and a half week trial. Pepper is funded by a grant, where the prisoners actually train the comfort dogs.

Victims who spent countless hours at the Waukesha County Courthouse had a special room and a special four-legged friend to comfort them throughout the trial.

WISN 12 News caught up with Pepper, the county’s comfort dog.

The Labrador retriever spent time with the victims during the three-and-a-half-week trial.

Pepper is funded by a grant, where the prisoners actually train the comfort dogs.