Xander works as a therapy dog in Oregon.
Fortunately for Xander, Marcie and Rodney saw his potential. They adopted the calm, well-behaved dog and had him trained as a certified therapy dog.
"I loved him," Rodney said of meeting Xander for the first time. "Just his personality and everything, I was saying, 'I take this dog, he's going to make a fantastic therapy dog."
Xander now spends his days comforting victims of child and spousal abuse.
"It was a big day for me when I passed the Pet Partners Therapy Dog test and became a Certified Therapy Dog!" Xander "wrote" on his website. "I am the only four-footed member of the Hospital Guild and I'm always on call for visits! I love to spend time with anyone who needs companionship, comfort or may be feeling lonely. I also help kids who are afraid of dogs overcome theirRead More »from Xander the blind therapy dog comforts victims of abuse