Puppies Behind Bars

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BEACON, NEW YORK:  The puppies are given a chance to play in a prison courtyard at Fishkill Correctional Facility. The dogs are in The Puppies Behind Bar (PPB) program which works with prison inmates in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut to train service dogs, including ones who help injured soldiers and those suffering from post-traumatic stress. Fishkill Correctional Facility is a medium security prison in New York with 22 men in the puppy program.