By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now One time when Kathy Dowell of Newton sat on her recliner, her adopted dog, Morty, who’s 6, started licking her tears away. Dowell has had a rough go of it, having divorced and moved, and then her daughter going off to college fairly recently. “He knew I was hurting,” Dowell said regarding Morty, sitting at Caring Hands Humane Society on
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