Prairie Post

Therapeutic puppy-petting for stressed out students

If there was an award for “Most Awesome University of the Year (Possibly of All Time)”, then Dalhousie University, Halifax, would surely win it.

In order to help students fight finals stress and study insanity, Dalhousie is creating a Puppy Room. Apart from making every inner-child’s dream a reality (because honestly,¬†who hasn’t secretly wanted a room filled with cuddly puppies?), the Puppy Room will provide a welcome break from study for Dalhousie students.

It sure beats the old-fashioned way of coping with stress – a gallon of coffee and a tonne of sugar. Now, if only we could get a Puppy Room in every workplace …