How awesome is this: Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia has set up a puppy room for stressed-out students. During exam week, students can swing by to play with different affectionate breeds, says Therapeutic Paws of Canada, and cuddling with dogs will hopefully help the students chill out and lower their blood pressure.

P.S. Drunk puppy buying, and behind the scenes with an animal photographer.

(Photo by Sharon Montrose)