Hanna Emerson's tabby cat, Henry, has a rare moment of calm. Henry is usually extremely high-energy, especially after he eats catnip. (Carleigh Oeth/Emerald)

Pets in college: Paws-itive or cat-astrophe?

We’ve all had some sort of pet growing up whether it was the zany cat that followed you home from the bus stop or the puppy that you talked your parents into getting for your 10th birthday. As a youngster, your pet probably seemed more like a living stuffed animal that …