Dogs in the workplace


If your employer is kind enough to let you bring your dog to work with you, you are very lucky. It is not common place for employers to permit animals in the office, they can be noisy, distracting, cause allergies, or be a general insurance risk to the business, . However some businesses are more open about sharing our love for our pets with others and allow you to bring your dog to work with you.

It is a practise that I would encourage. Dogs in the workplace have to make the experience of work much more fun! It’s not a small idea, Ben & Jerry’s and Google allow employees to bring their pets to work. There is some scientific evidence that supports lower stress in workplaces where dogs are allowed to be with their owners in the office. Read More…