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The Social Emotional Benefits of Classroom Pets

By Molly Breen If you have ever considered having a classroom pet, but weren’t sure if the benefits would outweigh the added responsibilities, the research is in! A study in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health suggests … Continue reading

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Adopting a Dog Is a Win-Win-Win (Plus Bonus Wins)

By Judy Galbraith, dog-loving president and founder of Free Spirit Publishing [Update: Check out this article for research supporting the benefits of pet-friendly offices: Your Definitive Argument for a Pet Friendly Office: A Pet-Friendly Policy Can Reduce Stress, Boost Productivity, … Continue reading

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