Trend-watching - workplace pets

Nov 07, 2012, 11:37 ET from The WorldWide Nature Company

TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2012 /CNW/ - One survey found that 46 million Americans would work longer if they could bring their pets along. However, employers frown upon the hassle of pet maintenance and noise.

The WorldWide Nature Company has the solution. The Ecosphere, is an enclosed ecosystem - a self-contained miniature world encased in glass. Based on NASA technology, EcoSpheres contain pet marine shrimp, micro-organisms, algae and bacteria, in a delicate sustaining balance. Have fun naming your shrimp!

SOURCE The WorldWide Nature Company

Image with caption: "Measuring 5.5" in diameter, the wildly-popular Ecosphere contains seven marine shrimp, algae, bacteria and other microorganisms. Have fun naming your shrimp! Shipping and handling by Fed-Ex ($45.00 fee) not included. A customer service representative will arrange a delivery time. (CNW Group/The WorldWide Nature Company)". Image available at: