Pittsfield police officer Darren Derby is working with Winston, a standard poodle in training as a comfort dog.  Winston is still a puppy and is getting used to being around people. Winston will be used to calm people down.

 

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Photojournalist

Ben Garver has been photographing the Berkshire hills and people for The Eagle since 1994. In his spare time, Garver enjoys hiking and biking with his Australian cattle dog, Cheyenne.