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BEACON, NEW YORK:  Prisoners take their puppies to a prison courtyard for training at Fishkill Correctional Facility. The Puppies Behind Bars (PPB) program works with prison inmates in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut to train service dogs, including ones who help injured soldiers and those suffering from post-traumatic stress. Fishkill Correctional Facility is a medium security prison in New York with 22 men in the puppy program.