To all of you canine-lovers out there, here is a guide to just some of the many dogs out on campus, available for some tail-wagging, face-licking and all-around adorable-ness. Live-in staff and faculty are permitted to have pets in the communities; so, if you see them walking around the Swamp, don’t be afraid to introduce yourself!
The Wiener Dog Derby is an annual Mardi Gras event of racing dachshunds, produced alongside a pet parade in Soulard Sunday.
Over the past month, Chancellor Mark Wrighton and his wife Risa Zwerling have enjoyed the company of Dodger, a six-month-old puppy they have been fostering. Wrighton and Zwerling were connected to Dodger through the Open Door Animal Sanctuary.
Chancellor Mark Wrighton speaks about his greatest fears during a live interview hosted by Student Life and WUTV.