In photos: Nugget celebrates a paw-some 4th birthday at Children’s Hospital of Georgia!

Nugget, the Children’s Hospital of Georgia’s first facility dog, celebrated her 4th birthday on Monday, Aug. 19, along with her fellow facility dog, Casey, patients and staff. Click through the gallery to see more photos of the celebration!

Nugget has been visiting CHOG patients for nearly two years and quickly became a favorite of patients and staff. She was joined by her friend Casey earlier this year. Watch the video below from The Augusta Chronicle.

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