Sully is a Golden Retriever that provides assistance to victims in court, most especially child victims of sexual, emotional and/or physical abuse. Sully comes to work each day and resides with Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Rebecca Shaffar. Dogs like Sully provide comfort to child victims during the often intimidating process of testifying in court.
Sully is a CHAMP (Canine Helpers Allow More Possibilities) facility dog. CHAMP Assistance Dogs, Inc., is a nonprofit organization that places skilled service dogs with people who have disabilities to help them lead lives of greater independence, and places facility dogs with professionals who utilize their dogs' special skills in healthcare facilities, courthouses and children's advocacy centers.