So you are considering adopting a dog. Congratulations! Let us walk you through some basic steps on your path to finding the right dog for your lifestyle, wants and needs.
This is a long term committment; we want to ensure you and the dog are properly matched.
Here is a sample checklist to reflect upon, answer honestly and share with all those who will be affected by this new adoption:
•Consider and name the true reason why you want to adopt.
•Do you have the appropriate interior space to house your new pal?
•Do you have a fenced yard? Would you consider fencing in a portion of your yard?
•Does your lifestyle(personal/work)enable you to care for,excercise & socialize your dog?
•Are you willing to invest time in training your dog? Possibly obedience classes?
•Are you willing to be patient while your dog grows up and learns the expectations?
•If you must leave the dog for extended times will you have appropriate care for him/her?
•Are you willing to make the vet visits regularly for check-ups and health issues?
•Are you willing to spend the additional funds on vet bills and quality food for your new dog?
•Are you willing to bathe and groom your dog on a regular basis?
•Are you willing to provide your dog with the same unconditional love and loyalty that
s/he will provide for you?
•Still Sure? Download Application Form