Hard to Wrap But Easy to Give……

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Healing Species is the only organization in the world that rescues and rehabilitates dogs that no one else wants. Dogs are prepared for adoption or to serve as ambassadors for their nationally acclaimed violence intervention/empathy programs for schools and prisons. Attorney Cheri Brown Thompson founded Healing Species in Orangeburg, SC in 1999. Her Mission started with a single rescued dog and fervent belief that teaching empathy breaks the cycle of violence.dogs As part of Healing Species Mission prison inmate are trained to be dog handlers and paired with abused,neglected dogs in need of socialization prior to adoption. This powerful connection transforms the lives of both. Visit experience the power of empathy to break the cycle of violence and transform lives. Healing Species tilting the world in a better direction. It is just that simple.