This Girl Is Fighting A Brain Tumor And Is Asking For Messages From Dogs

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A sweet and simple request is coming from a terminally ill little girl living in Wisconsin, she would love a letter from your dog.

7-year-old Emma Mertens is fighting a rare and <a href="">inoperable brain tumor</a>. A <a class="Link" href="">GoFundMe</a> account has been set-up to help cover her medical costs. Also on that page, you’ll find an outpouring of support from dogs across the world.

Emma’s family issued the request, saying their little girl finds comfort in dogs.

Here’s a quick sample:

Some of the dogs tell Emma how much they love to play ball:

<a href="">GoFundMe</a>

Others admire her bravery:

<a href="">GoFundMe</a>

And some showcased their love of dress up and sent slobbery kisses Emma’s way:

<a href="">GoFundMe</a>

Here’s how you can send a message of your own:

Emma Mertens

P.O. Box 230

Hartland, WI



Written by <a href="">WKBW</a> with contributions from Simplemost staff.

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