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Posted on April 20, 2015 |
By Christy Lynn



Pets in the workplace Boomer and Ladybug.jpg
Workplace hounds Boomer and Ladybug

MIDDLEBURY — Animal lovers will often describe time spent around their beloved pets as therapeutic, calming, uplifting and stress-relieving.

For folks that leave their pets at home during the workday, there’s often a sense of hurry when leaving the office so as to give a friendly hello to that familiar face that’s waiting to greet one at the door.

Increasingly, however, workplaces are opening their doors and their policies to pets at work and are seeing some positive results.

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