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Furry friends ease stress of studies

12.09.13 | Student Life, Community

Furry friends ease stress of studies

    Southern Wesleyan University students studying for their finals took a “doggone” welcome break to enjoy some canine companionship on the Central campus Dec. 9.

    Volunteers from SCDogs visited the Campus Life Center lounge with their dogs, trained as registered therapy dogs. SCDogs The volunteers also visit schools, children’s camps, nursing homes and many other locations in Anderson, Oconee and Pickens Counties as well as Northeast Georgia. Pictured in the foreground with Chase, a golden retriever mix, are Kylie Rovenstine, a Christian ministry major from Lawrence, Kan.; Sarah Bryan, a forensic science major from Millsboro, Del.; and Shelby Murray, a music education major from Greensboro, N.C. For details about SCDogs Therapy Group Inc., go to scdogs.org.