”We had a woman who was not happy, but when she saw Roxy, she just melted and has been fine ever since,” Dias said.
Southwick said having a pet can be key for some residents.
”A lot of them are giving up their homes, their licenses and their pets, so having a pet here for them makes it more like their home,” she said.
Brown, who has always had a dog in his life, said Roxy has been just a pleasure and could not have worked out any better.
”For a lot of people, this is the last home of their lives, and she just makes it so much nicer.”
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