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BPD therapy dog wishing everyone happy new year

Posted at 5:02 AM, Jan 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-02 09:00:55-05

BALTIMORE — A furry member of the Baltimore Police Department wants to wish everyone a Happy New Year.

Penny is the department's first ever therapy dog.

She joined the force back in August. Penny is tasked with reducing anxiety and stress officers feel on a daily basis.

Penny went through 72 hours of basic training and passed the Canine Good Citizens test.