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Get Rid Of Your Questioning Should You Adopt A Dog Once And For All
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Get Rid Of Your Questioning Should You Adopt A Dog Once And For All

Are you asking yourself should you adopt a dog?

Are you questioning do you have what it takes to be a dog owner?

Let me help you answer some of your concerns about what's involved as this is a long term commitment like possibly up to 15 dog years or more.

That's the average life span of a dog so looking at all angles would be wise.

Would a puppy or an Adult dog be the best to adopt?

Give it some time to think about this one.

This is the top ten questions asked by would be dog owners.

You got to admit that puppies are cute and adorable but come with some stress in the early stages of getting use to them.They need the housebreaking training as their little boarders need to be empty every few hours.That would go for day and night just in case your wandering.

Puppies are known also to try put their teeth on available shoes. Furnishings, and other valuables within their reach.

Puppies need to be trained in order to be obedient, socialize, and become the loving member of the family you want him to be.

So the question for you would be, are up to a regular training routine for your puppy as well as yourself?

If you answered no, then the adult dog would be a better fit for.you. Consider which breed that is right for your lifestyle.

Have you had the chance to check out all the different kinds of breed of dogs?

This gives you the option to pick a breed that suite your lifestyle.

Consider temperament: like a breed that would get along with your kids.

Consider Activity Level: choose either a breed that is eager to fetch a ball thrown by you or a breed that will sit there and wait for you to go.get it. It's all about choice.

Consider breeds Coat: weather you live in cold or warm climates, do some research how that breed will react to those conditions.

Would.you want to wear a wool P coat in in 95 degree weather seating like a dog?(no pun intended)

Consider Size: this should have some impact on you decision weather you live in a one bedroom loft or a 10,000 sq ft mansion. Choose the breed that going to either warn.off intruders with their large intimidating size or bit around their with their small mouth like a piranha.

Where can you go looking for a dog?

I would suggest your search to begin with Barking hound Village Foundation in Atlanta. They have multiple locations.I have been volunteering there for some time now and I know that they specialize in find good homes for the dogs.

Their service is normally less then getting a dog from a special breeder and the puppies there will be filled with just as much if not more love to give you.

So not only will you find a lovable companion and family member there, but you will also get all kinds of great tips on dog training, health care, and many other off the wall questions that a new dog owner could come up with.


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Thank you so much, there is so much to learn about these lovable creatures.

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  about 6 years ago

I can only say that I can not wait to hear more from you and I'm sure that I can learn something new! Kind regards Milos

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  about 6 years ago

Thank you Milos, as you can see I have great compassion for dogs. They are so unconditional and so many get a bad rap. A lot of shelters need more loving dog want to be owners to adopt more dogs to help the overpopulation problem. Thanks for the compliment of atlantadogscene, its a work in progress.

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  about 6 years ago

Very nice article and useful tips for those who want to adopt a dog. People must first of all to consider which type of dog they want for themselves, because this dog becomes a new family member who will be there for a long time and which should bring joy to all family members. Breeds generally vary by temper, chronic conditions and energy levels. So new dog owner has to consider some important things before adopting a right breed! P.S. I also visited your site William and I must say that I was pleasantly surprised! Very cute site, full of nice and useful information.

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  about 6 years ago
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