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The day had just started at G.H. Herrmann Funeral Home, and one of the key workers was just lounging around.

Jax, a laid-back black Labrador, lay on the carpet inside the funeral home office. Most of the time, he spends his days sleeping in a comfy spot.

But when a grieving family walks through the door, his demeanor changes completely. Instinctively, he approaches slowly, offering companionship and a furry head to pet.

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