RIVERSIDE (CBSLA.com) — Students at UC Riverside got a bit of pet therapy this week as they crammed for final exams.
The Inland Empire Pet Partners, which is a service of the Humane Society of San Bernardino Valley, brought in certified therapy dogs to offer students a little stress relief.READ MORE: School Bus Involved In Crash In Compton
As part of a program called “Therapy Fluffies,” the dogs visit campus twice a semester during midterm and finals week.READ MORE: Woman Shot, Critically Wounded By Long Beach School Security Officer Near Millikan High
“I was just walking by and then I saw these four cute little dogs. I thought I should probably stop by…and I did. It really helped. It helped a lot,” student Victoria Vera said.MORE NEWS: Student Fights Off Suspect In Violent Overnight Attack Near Chapman University Dorm: 'I Chased Him Back Up The Stairs, Cursing Him Out'
For more information, visit hssbv.org.