Health and wellness programs were once thought to be a nice but unnecessary addition to the workplace. However, data has emerged that shows creating staff-driven wellness programs reduces stress in employees, which in turn increases productivity, employee satisfaction and talent retention.
There are hundreds of wellness ideas for employees in Silicon Valley / Bay Area out there. Considering all of the options can be overwhelming, and some-like building a basketball court or creating an office gym-aren’t attainable for everyone.
Thankfully, there are a lot of much more attainable options for encouraging health and wellness among your employees. One way is by establishing a pet-friendly workplace. Overwhelming evidence suggests that incorporating animals into the workday increases employee satisfaction and decreases stress.
Beyond the individual satisfaction that can come when an employee is able to bring their pet to work, pets can have a positive influence on the entire workspace. Research shows that animals can potentially impact the way employees connect, collaborate, and relate to your organization as a whole.
Of course, for various reasons, a pet-friendly workplace might not be an option for every company. That’s where Puppy Love comes in.Download Our Brochure
Who doesn’t want to come to the office when there are puppies? Nothing makes the workplace more attractive than knowing there are adorable furry creatures to frolic with.
For employees who have never met or who don’t know each other well – or even those who do, puppies are an amazing conversation starter and bonding experience.
Daily work saturation can get overwhelming. A few minutes of Puppy Love™ organically clears minds and boosts serotonin, leading to a positive attitude re-adjustment.
When employees feel appreciated, all good things come – including the desire to work and do well for the company.
The photo opps and buzz factor around a Puppy Love™ experience are unparalleled. Smiles will abound as photos are shared and the afterglow continues all through the day!
We all know the feeling of stress at work – looming deadlines, performance reviews, etc. A few minutes playing with puppies makes all that melt away and allows employees to lower their anxiety levels.
As a premier Corporate Puppy Therapy Experience provider, Puppy Love events allow your employees to reap the benefits of hanging out with pets-decreased stress, increased motivation and productivity, and a stronger connection to the company as well as fellow employees.
You don’t have to have a pet-friendly workplace to have a puppy experience. We provide special protective flooring so there’s no need to worry about a mess, and everything else needed to have a successful event.
As far as wellness ideas for employees in Silicon Valley / Bay Area go, we think this is one of the best. Contact us for a quote today.
Tera, DPS Rescue
Marlanne, Baine & Company
I recently had the pleasure of attending a corporate wellness event for Google where they hosted Puppy Love, who provided an amazing puppy experience. I’m an avid animal lover and was thrilled to see an employee engagement that not only focused on employee wellness but also gave back to the community in such a meaningful way.
The Puppy Love event was fantastic. We were able to interact with adoptable dogs, and the event organizers provided information on the featured rescue who provided the pups. It was heartwarming to see everyone come together to support such an important cause – not to mention have a blast!
I was impressed with how well-organized the event was - and the attention to detail. The pups were well-cared for, and the Puppy Love team was great.
This was an excellent example of how a company can help make a positive impact on the community while also promoting employee wellness/happiness. I hope to see more events like this in the future, and I applaud Google for their commitment to giving back and supporting their employees in this way."
Google, Business Admin Partner
I wanted to take a moment to express my sincere gratitude for the fantastic work you did at Manifest. Your puppy booth was a real hit and brought a lot of attention to our company. The fact that you worked so hard to make it happen did not go unnoticed, and we appreciate your efforts more than words can say.
In particular, we wanted to thank you for bringing in so many great leads for us. Your presence and the excitement it generated were instrumental in helping us connect with potential customers and partners. We believe that these connections will lead to great things for our business, and we owe a lot of that to you."
Geodis, Events Manager
Even the most conscientious workplace can be stress-filled. We believe cuddling and playing with puppies is an ideal way to restore the balance. In fact, scientific studies have shown positive therapeutic effects from animal interaction – including decreasing blood pressure and reduced levels of cortisol.
Puppy Love™ Northern California founder Sabrina Freed combined her two key passions: creating outstanding events and animal advocacy. A pioneer in the field of high-profile conferences Sabrina realized firsthand how employees would benefit from puppies in the workplace, and likewise, how employers would see results in worker efficiency, and wellness. A wonderful give-back, Puppy Love also donates 20% of all proceeds back into the local rescue community.
Puppy Love was started in San Francisco and serves all areas of northern and southern California. We also partner with rescues nationwide to provide Puppy Love experiences across the U.S.
Yes. Each location carries liability insurance of $2M to ensure our attendees and puppies are well covered.
All pups come from our vetted, fully trusted rescue partners who ensure pups are happy and well cared for. 20% of all Puppy Love proceeds are donated back to our rescue partners to help cover their food and medical costs.
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