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Simple joys help destress

Simple joys help destress

Ana Manzano December 17, 2019

In a world of consumerism, we endlessly take in items and information. Things like social media and the news make it seem as though problems in the world are never ending. It’s easy to feel drowned by...

Undying Love

Undying Love

Snowy Li October 4, 2019
Students, staff share how pets affect their everyday lives.
Art by Snowy Li

Consoling Companions

Multiple Authors May 20, 2019
Stories by Candace Osborn and Snowy Li about pets and their mental health effects on RBHS students.
Rock Bridge students and their pets

Rock Bridge students and their pets

Jack Speake October 23, 2018

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Dog lover Cheryl Spencer snuggles up with her dogs, Whiskey (left) and Brandy (right) on her back porch. After becoming a widow in 2015, Spencer found hope and comfort in her dogs as the three grieved their loss together. Photo by Allie Pigg.

Friends on four legs

Allie Pigg October 14, 2018
A grieving widow turned to her four legged friends for love and comfort.
Photo by Yousuf El-Jayyousi

Exotic pets present additional love to owners

Grace Dorsey January 5, 2018
When considering taking care of uncommon pets, it is important to consider the ability to properly facilitate the animal.
Art by Joanna Yu

Animals offer comforting connection beneficial to emotional health

Ji-Sung Lee March 17, 2017
For some RBHS students, animals and pets can create an even stronger bond than those with people. Learn more about how these furry creatures offer humans security and love.
Small animals: big hearts found in tiny packages

Small animals: big hearts found in tiny packages

Nicole Schroeder February 10, 2016
Small animals can make the perfect pet for many people, including many RBHS students and faculty.
WWFC: The benefits of four-legged friends

WWFC: The benefits of four-legged friends

Nicole Schroeder November 1, 2014

I must admit, with National Novel Writing Month coming up, I am quickly growing frazzled in my attempts to balance school and writing time, especially as the end of the semester looms closer with each...

Paws in the Park celebrates 10 successful years

Paws in the Park celebrates 10 successful years

Sophie Whyte September 16, 2013

Pets and pet-lovers alike were thrilled to go to the all-day event known as Paws in the Park Saturday, Sept. 14. The annual event saw its tenth anniversary this year, and Columbia residents were happy...

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