|

Shrewsbury's “Gunnar” enjoys Fenway Park

Gunnar gives new meaning to covering home plate.

Gunnar gives new meaning to covering home plate.

Shrewsbury- “Gunnar,” a service dog-in-training, and his trainer, Shrewsbury resident Amanda Sullivan, recently ?participated in a pre-game ceremony at Fenway Park held April 23? to honor Sgt. Juan Valdez and his service dog, “Midas.”

Valdez is a combat veteran who was wounded in Iraq. The group also was given the honor of painting the pitchers” mound and home plate for the game.

Photos/submitted

Midas and Gunnar enjoy a dog's eye view of Fenway Park.

Midas and Gunnar enjoy a dog's eye view of Fenway Park.

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=49034

Posted by on May 9 2014. Filed under Byline Stories, People and Places. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Please complete this math problem before clicking Submit * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.

Recently Commented

  • Jennifer Owen: In these troubling times, it is so wonderful to hear a story like this, in our own community no less....
  • Reli Abilities: Yet the Town of Northborough removed the Accessible Route for individuals who are disabled into the...
  • Ken: Daniel Wesson was also co-founder of the Smith and Wesson Revolver Company in 1856, later Smith and Wesson...
  • Jim Pillsbury: What is it about democracy and the rule of law that Ian Johnson doesn’t get? The gutless leaders...
  • Terry: As a town resident who rides by this development twice a day it nice to see how it is taking shape. I feel...