Patch, a Great Dane, has a memo for you. Brian Smith/Flickr hide caption toggle caption Brian Smith/Flickr Shots - Health News Take Your Dog To The Office And Stress Less March 30, 2012 Do you think you'd be less stressed out if you took your dog to work with you? Science agrees. Employees with dogs were less stressed out than their coworkers, new research finds. But it works only if the dog is polite.