In a rundown park in the shadow of Rome’s Colosseum, Eleonora Venturelli takes her dog Maya for a walk after finishing a day at nursing school. Recommended: How well do you know your dog breeds? The place of pets in the family hierarchy is on Italian minds – after a university employee was granted a paid sick day by her employer to care for her English Setter earlier this fall.
Paid leave to care for pets? For more Italians, the answer is 'sì!'. This article is published at 15 November 2017 12:18 from Yahoo International news, click on the read full article link below to see further details.