In Canada, university’s ‘Puppy Room’ offers stress relief during exams

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It's a well-known fact that pets can reduce stress levels and improve their owners' health, so we weren't entirely surprised to see Yale Law School's library loan out a therapy dog to stressed students a few years back. Operating on a similar principle, Canadian Dalhousie University recently set up a Puppy Room to help de-stress students during final exams. The idea for Dalhousie's Puppy Room came from a third-year Environmental Science student and was immediately picked up by the university's student union, according to a story in the Dal News. Thanks to a partnership with Therapeutic Paws of Canada (TPoC),…

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