Therapy dogs from Florida are about to jet off to Texas to support the grieving families of those lost in the Robb Elementary School massacre.

During their six-day visit, the seven dogs (mostly retrievers) will also be visiting hospitals and community projects to bring a smile to those who need it most.

"It's awesome to feel the immediate gratification of seeing a person go from tears to smiles. It's a return on the investment," says owner Bear Berman, whose dog Macy also comforted victims of the Pulse shooting.

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