Pets in the Workplace: Dog Day Afternoons

Years ago, I worked at a small town newspaper where "Office Dog" was a regular position on the masthead. (Including a dog named Do who was verbally hard to chastise: "Do! Don't!") Workplace pets are surely on the rise but working like a dog (or rather, alongside one) isn't for everyone. Nevertheless, 75 million Americans believe pets in the workplace make people happier. ...more

While I don't think we are necessarily facing pet alligators by the water cooler I love your ...more