Say Cheese: Photos of dogs help teen battling cancer

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People love their dogs and love to take pictures of them. Those pictures are now bringing smiles to an Arizona teenager fighting cancer. Anthony Lyons, 16, spends his days at Phoenix Children’s Hospital undergoing chemotherapy . He received a visit from a therapy dog one day and it really brightened his day.

Seeing how happy he was, a family friend decided to create a Facebook page for people to post pictures of their dogs to show the teen on the days when he didn’t have pet visitors.

The response has been overwhelming. “Photo Doggies for Anthony” has gone viral with pictures of dogs, and some cats, coming from all over the world.