We love our pets;
over than 84 million American families have one.
And now, the popularity of pets
is spreading to to the workplace–
and for good reason.
88% of employees at pet-friendly workplaces claim
that having pets at work increases sense of well-being.
83% feel it reduces stress.
83% say it makes them feel more loyal to their company.
81% assert it makes for a better work-life balance.
80% think it improves morale.
79% believe it improves work relationships.
66% even claim that it increases productivity.
And, employers are paying attention to the data.
87% of employers say being dog-friendly helps them attract and keep more talent.
60% of employees say they’d choose a dog-friendly employer over one who’s not.
It kinda gives new meaning to the phrase “work like a dog”. Doesn’t it?
Source: Mars Petcare