UT Dallas Magazine

Family Pets Become Honorary Comets


We put out a call on social media for the UT Dallas community to submit photos of their new study- and work-from-home mates, and our Comets didn’t disappoint.

Below are just a few of the snapshots we received.

Enjoy! (We sure did.)


Black dog stares at its owner, who is holding the camera.


A white cat with dark face markings sits next to its owner’s mug of coffee and atop their work assignment


A lizard rests on the hand of its owner.


A dog sits next to its owner’s open laptop, which has a virtual meeting taking place.


A cat sits next to a window and near its owner’s open laptop.

Zippy and Zoomi

Two hamsters sleep in an exercise ring in their cage.


A black dog rests its head on a blanket.