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Kirkwood Community College Using Therapy Dog to Help Students Cope with Stress



by Phil Reed

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) – A study from the National College Health Assessment shows less than 2 percent of undergrads said they had no stress in the last year.

Leaders at Kirkwood Community College hope a new furry friend can help students cope.

The school has a certified therapy dog, named ‘Shade’. He officially became certified over the summer.

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