UMD Pet Away Worry & Stress
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Take time to PAWS
UMD PAWS brings stress relief to the campus community thanks to volunteer pet therapy teams.
Pet Away Worry and Stress (PAWS)
UMD PAWS is a program designed to lower stress levels in students, faculty and staff by bringing in therapy animals on campus once a month. This collaborative event is sponsored by Animal Allies, UMD Employee Health and Wellness Program, KUMD, The Kathryn A. Martin Library, UMD Health Services, UMD Wellness Collaborative, Office of Environmental Health & Safety, and Kirby Student Center.
Our event dates for the 2017-2018 academic year are as follows:
All events will be held from 11am-1pm in the Kirby Student Center Lounge *unless otherwise indicated
Read about some of the furific pets that visit campus: Diesel, Lucy,Tornado, Bonnie and Perry and Sammy