Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Therapy Dogs Aid Stressed College Students

Therapy Dogs Help Stressed Students - Put two Huskies, a chocolate Lab, a Sheltie, a Belgian Sheep Dog and a Wheaton Terrier together at a college during finals and you get pet therapy for college students.
"I have a huge math exam and I'm freaking out," said Sarah Walman 19, a Sophomore  from Teaneck, N.J. who was happily petting one of the dogs brought in to the Student Center at Caldwell College.
The idea for the therapy dogs comes from the Counseling Department on campus as an effort to ease the pressures on students at final exam time... Read Full Story