The White House has two new four-legged occupants: Champ and Major Biden. The German shepherds are good for more than just a feel good story or photo op. They’ll offer special benefits to workers on the Hill. IWU Professor of Psychology Ellen Furlong discussed how the newly-minted first dogs will help President Biden and his staff navigate the stresses and tensions of the current political landscape with WGLT’s Dana Vollmer.
Vollmer, Dana, "Furlong On How 'First Dogs' De-Stress The White House" (2021). Interviews for WGLT. 83.