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Studies: Dogs increase productivity in workplace

• Terrence Aym
A number of studies have recently revealed that the symbiotic relationship between dogs and their owners is much deeper and richer than suspected. The human-canine bond is—on some emotional levels—almost as deep as long-term relationships people form with each other. Recently, a study was presented at the International Society for Human Ethology in Madison, Wisconsin. Researchers from Central Michigan University reported that the presence of a dog in the workplace actually motivates people to work together more effectively...