things to think about before adopting

Adopting a dog is a big commitment. Here are a few points to consider before taking on the responsibility.



Are you prepared for a 12 - 15 year commitment?

Are you financially stable?

Do you understand how to care for a dogs basic needs?

Are you able to exercise the dog every single day?

Do you have enough time during the day to spend with the dog?

What happens if you move?

Are you ready for your home to be a little dirty or damaged?

Will you work with the dog's anxiety and aggression issues? Barking?

Is your yard secure?

Does the whole family support the decision to adopt a dog?