AKC Pet Insurance Celebrates National “Bring Your Dog to Work” Day with New “Dogs to Work” Program – InsuranceNewsNet
During the pandemic, the number of pet owners has increased, leading to an increase in demand for pet benefits. One of the most sought-after perks(1) when employees return to the office is being able to bring their dog to work. Dogs at Work provides employers with the tools and resources to make their offices dog-friendly and reap the benefits of increased employee morale, higher retention and recruitment rates, and increased productivity. and collaboration in the workplace.
“Dogs are an integral part of our lives and they have even become our favorite co-workers over the past few years. We want to make National Bring Your Dog to Work Day a daily event and have created Dogs at Work to help employers to make it a reality,” said
The Dogs at Work program offers employers a step-by-step guide that includes:
Checklist for Determining If Being Dog-Friendly Is a Good Choice
- Sample survey to gauge employee interest
- Set of Guidelines for Establishing a Committee and Obtaining Owner Approval
- Employee application, including education and health requirements
- Additional program materials, including dog-free zone signs, office rules, etc.
If you are interested in implementing Dogs at Work in your office, visit
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