20131222 - Grayhound Rescue - nwherald

Tania Fernandez, 6, of Wacaunda, Il. reads to Dixie the Greyhound and her owner Carole Hansen, of Power Lakes, Wis., during the 4 Greyhound Racers adoption drive. Dixie is trained therapy dog that travels to nursing homes and libriaies to have people read to her. " She doesn't judge if a kid is struggling while reading," says Hansen, "It's amazing to see the kids become better readers the more they read with Dixie."