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Therapy dogs help students de-stress before finals

Therapy dogs help students de-stress before finals

Auva Soheili, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019


Filed under Campus, Top News

Therapy dogs wag their way to the rescue in order to alleviate student stress leading up to finals before summer break. Last Thursday, May 23, two therapy dogs from the Peninsula Humane Society accompanied their owners to Carlmont for students to connect with them. With the added stress of finals pil...

Options for Bay Area animal lovers are readily available

Options for Bay Area animal lovers are readily available

Alyssa Huang, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019


Filed under News

Household pets are notorious for providing easygoing affection and companionship, whether it be a dog, reptile, or anything in between. What these pets have to offer have won them homes in 84 million American households as of 2017, which is over 64% of all households in the U.S. But as most sources o...

Pet-lovers paint for a cause

Pet-lovers paint for a cause

Anika Bhatnagar, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under News, Top News

Bottle and Bottega’s “Paint your Pet” event allowed locals to paint portraits of their pets while raising money for the Peninsula Humane Society. Bottle and Bottega is a paint-and-sip company, meaning they host art parties and teach people to paint step-by-step. The company is owned by Dale and Laura ...

Therapy dogs entertain students one wag at a time

Therapy dogs entertain students one wag at a time

Talia Schreiber, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018


Filed under Campus

With final exams looming, lunchtime on Dec. 7 was a great opportunity to help students relax and destress. Four therapy dogs from the Pet Assisted Therapy Program convened in the Carlmont quad for students to interact with. With finals just around the corner, the goal of the event was to provide stud...

‘Isle of Dogs’ is a unique experience

‘Isle of Dogs’ is a unique experience

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Reviews

He’s done it again. Wes Anderson has come through with another quality film that managed to blow me away with its creativity and guile. Set in future Japan, “Isle of Dogs” tells the story of a world in which, through Mayor Kobayashi’s fear mongering and propaganda, all dogs have been sent...

Shore Dogs Park brings community together

Shore Dogs Park brings community together

Catherine Dahlberg, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under News

Tails wagging, noses touching, and four legs jumping and bounding with joy. While Shore Dogs Park in Redwood Shores provides dogs a nice, safe place to play and have fun, it also provides benefits for dog owners in the community.   Shore dogs Park, which is located near Radio Road in Redwood Sho...

Dogs relieve stress before final exams

Dogs relieve stress before final exams

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Campus

For some students, lunchtime on Dec. 11 was different than any other school day this year. Students filed outside the ASB room, waiting to take their turn to pet dogs. The event commonly known as Dogs in the Quad is put on by the Human Relations Commission in ASB almost every year. Therapy dogs...

Dogs in the quad relieve students’ stress

Dogs in the quad relieve students’ stress

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

May 15, 2016


Filed under Campus, Multimedia

May 13 was a great opportunity for Carlmont students to de-stress after two grueling weeks of Advanced Placement (AP) exams. The Peninsula Humane Society brought in service dogs and, during lunch, the dogs were in an arena in the quad for Carlmont students to play with. "I just got out of the A...

Therapy dogs brighten students’ days

Therapy dogs brighten students’ days

Nicole del Cardayre, Staff Writer

December 13, 2015


Filed under Campus, Top News

With the stress of finals looming over Carlmont students, many stress levels have peaked. Carlmont ASB decided to bring in trained therapy dogs to help relieve the pressure of finals. On Dec. 10, five therapy dogs were brought into the quad at Carlmont during lunch to help encourage students to persevere...

ScotCenter: Therapy Dogs Visit During Dead Week – Elena Mateus

ScotCenter: Therapy Dogs Visit During Dead Week – Elena Mateus

Elena Mateus, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief

December 11, 2015


Filed under ScotCenter

On Dec. 10 at lunch, SPCA service dogs were brought to Carlmont's Quad for students to interact with to relieve stress before finals. Elena Mateus reports the story.

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