5-year-old cancer patient gets special K9 visit

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Posted at 7:40 PM, Mar 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-23 22:00:48-04

RACINE -- Five-year-old Daxton has already been through more than any child should ever have to: The young boy was diagnosed with leukemia earlier this month. 

But thanks to a heartwarming display of support from two local police K-9 units, Daxton was all smiles Wednesday.

Both the Racine Police and Mount Pleasant Police K-9 Units visited his home, bearing several gifts from the teams as well as the chief of police. Daxton has shown interest in K-9s since last year, when K-9 TITAN and his handler paid a visit to the boy's classroom.

"The looks on his face are priceless," the Racine Police K-9 Unit wrote in a Facebook post.

You can learn more about Daxton and his fight against leukemia here.

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Posted by Racine Police K-9 Unit on Wednesday, March 23, 2016