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Counterpoint: Should pets be allowed on campus living?

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Kenyatta Battle

February 14, 2018

Having pets on campus residence is complicated and has both positives and negatives. Are pets worth being on campus or are they a nuisance for residents? Pets and college students don’t mix. While in college, students should not be allowed to have a pet because college students constantly live in ...

Point: Should pets be allowed on campus living? – Pets on Campus

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Angela Porter

February 14, 2018

Having pets on campus residence is complicated and has both positives and negatives. Are pets worth being on campus or are they a nuisance for residents?   Many college students face lots of stress and pressure daily. Pets are proven to be stress relievers, something every student needs. Cat...

The ethics of purchasing puppies

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Raquel Zuniga

February 15, 2017

Pets are some of the most innocent souls in the world. It breaks my heart to see so many lovable faces staring back at me when I visit the Animal Defense League of Texas-San Antonio (ADL-SA). San Antonio has eight animal shelters in its vicinity, but ADL is the only true “no kill” facility. It is able to...