Dog Adoption Checklist

Thinking about dog adoption from the humane society or your local rescue?  If so, here is what you need to keep in mind before taking this step:

  • dog adoptionWhy do you want to adopt a dog?  Are you trying to find a companion for your lonely pet, want to satisfy the desires of your children or are you lonely?  These are not good reasons to acquire an animal.  Only adopt if you truly want the dog and are looking for a pet that you are prepared to be responsible for, care for, train and love.
  • Do you have time to care for the dog?  If you work long hours Read more