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How dogs are teaching young offenders new tricks

PUBLISHED September 17, 2013

Just before 10am on a damp September weekday, a white van pulls into a yard at the rear of Polmont young offenders' institution near Falkirk. The young men who have been waiting for its arrival know the drill. They pick up harnesses and approach one by one. The side door opens and the first of the cages is unlocked. Out jumps a dog.

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