Edwards family, of Neptune City, adopts life-saving dog for daughter with Type 1 diabetes
A family in Monmouth County has adopted a special dog that could save the life of one of their own.
The Edwards family adopted Sugarr, a black lab, as a service dog for their 17-year-old daughter, Erinn. Edwards is a Type 1 diabetic. Sugarr is a diabetic alert dog who can sense when Erinn's sugar levels are too high or too low and can alert her or her parents.