To the Max

Posted By Kanina Holmes on Apr 5, 2017 | 0 comments

Ottawa’s paramedics are quickly finding out that a dog can be more than a person’s best friend. Max the therapy dog is one of the service’s newest members and is working to keep his co-workers happy and mentally healthy.



Produced by Erica Giancola and Talia Di Domenico

Filmed by Peter Rukavina and Erica Giancola

Interview done by Talia Di Domenico

Edited by Talia Di Domenico, Erica Giancola and Peter Rukavina

Music courtesy of Incomptech

Special thanks to the Ottawa Paramedic Service

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