In a recent Twitter poll, we asked our followers, do office pets promote productivity? There was a resounding vote for ‘’yes, absolutely!’’, with 83% of participants believing that office pets are a great idea.
Just one example of a pet-friendly business is Nestlé, who encourage staff to take their dogs to work with them. There are a number of potential benefits to office pets - such as reduced stress, higher positivity, a feeling of freedom, and improved productivity in the workplace.
So do you intend to follow suit? If you’re considering taking a pet to work, remember these five key tips:
If you don’t think that taking your pet to work all year round is for you, then consider it for just one day a year! National Bring Your Dog to Work Day is confirmed for 24th June 2016, with money raised donated to dog charity, All Dogs Matter.