April 10th, 2017 12:44 EST
Every Cat is a Therapy Cat
"A Cambridge University library has come up with a novel way for students to relieve exam stress - with the help of a friendly ginger cat.
Five-year-old Jasper has become a hit with students at the Marshall Library of Economics after he made an appearance at a recent event.
`Tea with Jasper` attracted more than 100 students to the surprise of librarian Clare Trowell, who had just 30 tickets."
The university librarian tried to make the austere library more welcoming by adding a lot of potted plants, and buying more plush sofas, but the library didn`t become a safe refuge from the madness of campus life until she brought in Jasper the cat as the library mascot.
When anybody visits my house, regardless if its` a friend, family, or contractor, he usually doesn`t loosen up until my fat and fluffy cat Tico makes an appearance.
A feline doesn`t need any training to become a therapy pet, every cat is a therapy animal. When I`m doing my taxes, or performing any other unpleasant task, I always have my cats around to soothe my rattled nerves. The soft purr of a kitty will chase away any demon.
Every library, indeed every public building, should have a cat mascot. Jasper helps the university students relieve stress, and a cat will help you deal with everyday trials and tribulations.
There are many cats available for adoption at your local animal shelter, and each and every one will make an adorable therapy pet for your home.
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