Students' Union opens 'piglet room' to help ease exam stress

Piglet being petted as part of the stress relieving initiative Credit: NTSU

Exams can be a stressful time, and over recent months we've covered a number of ways on how to temper students' frayed nerves.

After trying puppies earlier this year, now piglets are being used by Nottingham Trent Students' Union.

They've teamed up with micro pig breeder 'Pet Piggies' to provide pet therapy sessions.

Everyone who takes part is being encouraged to make a donation to Nottingham Guide Dogs Mobility Team, whom NTSU are working with as a fundraising partner.

Last year NTSU raised over £5,000 for the charity, and named a new-born golden retriever puppy ‘Trent’.

Marcus Boswell, NTSU President, said:

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