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Paws-on reading

October 24, 2013

Rebecca Anne Hart / O-N-E

NEWTON — “A dog can’t be p-i-n-k,” Sarah Wilson, 6, sounds out in a meek, shy voice. Sarah is tucked away in a corner of the Catawba County Library in Newton reading her “Pinkalicious” book. She is wearing pink flip-flops, a pink shirt and pink shorts.

Sarah has been coming to the library almost every Tuesday evening since July to read aloud with therapy dog handler, Revonda Seitz, and her Pomeranian, 6-year-old Nicole.

To read more of this story, pick up the Thursday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

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