• Rescuing Dogs Helped This Hollywood Couple Cope With Losing Their Son

    1 month ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Actor Chris Cooper and his wife Marianne Leone endured the unfathomable. 15 years ago, they lost their son Jesse, who was born with cerebral palsy.
    Leone penned a beautiful essay for The Boston Globe titled “A Father's Soothing Ways” that describes how she and Cooper coped with their loss and learned to reapply their energies. It has a lot to do with rescue dogs, and one, in particular, they adopted this year.
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    Honoring Jesse's Memory
    Due to premature birth and cerebral hemorrhaging, Jesse was nonverbal and paraplegic. His love for dogs was always clear, though. Leone...
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