King Alfred School welcomes 'Pets As Therapy' dog
Highbridge school has become one of Somerset's only secondary schools
to have a Pets As Therapy dog on its staff.
Darcy' took up his post at The King Alfred School in Highbridge
and Burnham this term and is already proving extremely popular with
students and staff.
dog works with students to help with learning, and is fully-trained
to help put children at ease.
is fully trained with qualifications as a 'Pets As Therapy' dog.
Tali Knight, 11, pictured, said: "Mr Darcy is lovely and is
really nice to have around the school."
Denise Hurr said: "Mr Darcy has been an amazing addition to
our staff team and very popular with students."