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In Depth (Peanut Allergies) #936008

NBC Evening News for Friday, Feb 27, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New York: Robert Bazell) One family’s use of a service dog to detect and protect allergic 8-year-old Riley Mers†† from peanuts featured; scenes shown of Riley with Rock'O††, and of Portuguese water dogs being trained. [Mother Sherry MERS††- recalls Riley’s reaction to peanut exposure. [R. MERS - says he lets her go places and not worry.] [Florida Canine Academy dog trainer Bill WOODSTEIN‡- says the dogs pick it up pretty easy.] [Biscuits & Bath Lauren CAMERINI††- comments on the water dogs.]

Williams, Brian;
Bazell, Robert

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