The Rubicon

Every animal deserves a home

There are a wide variety of reasons people get animals from breeders that stem from the misconception that bred animals are better than adopted animals.

Anna Nowakowski, Staff Writer

February 20, 2020

There are so many stray and homeless animals that need a home that adopting animals instead of getting them from a breeder could make a real change.

Presence of therapy dog brings excitement to campus

Finn is an Australian Labradoodle, part Labrador, Poodle, Irish Water Spaniel, and English and American Cocker Spaniel.

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, The Rubicon Editor

February 7, 2019

Finn, an Australian Labradoodle working through certified therapy dog training, visited for Wellness Day on Feb. 6.

Freshman Ewan Lang owns uncommon Tibetan terrier

Noor Qureishy, Staff Writer

February 24, 2014

Not many can boast of a foreign, relatively uncommon pet; freshman Ewan Lang is one of a select few with his outlandish canine, a Tibetan terrier, hailing from Nepal. “[They] were used as companion dogs for Tibetan monks, until a English lady brought them back [to England] and started breeding them…...