Gizmo & Gadget small dogs are mascots for mental health

MANCHESTER, Conn. — Dogs are not only great furry companions but also hard working friends. 

Gizmo and Gadget have very important jobs, serving as mental health advocates and support systems for people all over Connecticut, one pet at a time.

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Supporting both children and adults alike, these furry friends are a cute reminder that your mental health matters. 

During these rough times, it’s important to make sure that you’re staying on top of everything you need to, and these adorable puppies are always here to help!

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