Take a study break, play with dogs on campus


Brian Achenbach/Iowa State Daily

Erin Lewis, freshman in animal science, gives Ty a kiss during a comfort dog session on April 29, 2014, at Parks Library. The comfort dogs are meant to give students a break from studying to cuddle and play with dogs.

Danielle Ferguson

Looking for an alternative study break during Finals Week?

Parks Library is giving students a chance to cuddle with comfort dogs during Dead Week. 

A mix of small- and large-dog breeds will be available for students to pet from 1 to 5 p.m. Dec. 8 to Dec. 12 in room 192 at Parks Library.

All dogs are certified by Therapy Dog International or the Canine Good Citizen program from the American Kennel Club.