IS IT TIME I GOT A DOG?

It is a fact that far too many of what we call our own are initially loved and then neglected or abandoned because we eventually know that owning comes with responsibilities more than we want. PETS ARE NO EXCEPTION.

The truth is bringing in a dog into your home is a step that will influence your lifestyle and personality in ways you may never imagine. This canine companion you love so much will depend on you for everything its entire life, from basic needs like food and water to necessaries like veterinary care. This is why it is important to deem if it is fit to bring a dog into your life.

Veterinarian bills for routine vaccination, checkups, illnesses and injuries. Housetraining, losing you best footwear to chewing, barking when you are trying to sleep, and of course begging when you are trying to eat and many other awkward realities. If you are not ready for these then I would say you are not ready to be a dog owner.

Are you honestly ready for the responsibility of being a dog owner? The decision to own a dog and share your home with it should be carefully thought out. Do you honestly have the time and the means to take care of a dog? Are you prepared to take it for a walk every once in a while? Dogs are social animals. Are you prepared to show the dog consistent leadership putting your emotions aside? Your own behaviour will be a direct reflection in the dog’s behaviour.

Dogs live 10 to 15 years. That is how long you are going to be responsible for it. Being a responsible dog owner is about making your dog happy, healthy and getting the love due it as a member of they family. It’s your choice, do your homework and neber forget, that little pup

It is a fact that far too many of what we call our own are initially loved and then neglected or abandoned because we eventually know that owning comes with responsibilities more than we want. PETS ARE NO EXCEPTION.

The truth is bringing in a dog into your home is a step that will influence your lifestyle and personality in ways you may never imagine. This canine companion you love so much will depend on you for everything its entire life, from basic needs like food and water to necessaries like veterinary care. This is why it is important to deem if it is fit to bring a dog into your life.

Veterinarian bills for routine vaccination, checkups, illnesses and injuries. Housetraining, losing you best footwear to chewing, barking when you are trying to sleep, and of course begging when you are trying to eat and many other awkward realities. If you are not ready for these then I would say you are not ready to be a dog owner.

Are you honestly ready for the responsibility of being a dog owner? The decision to own a dog and share your home with it should be carefully thought out. Do you honestly have the time and the means to take care of a dog? Are you prepared to take it for a walk every once in a while? Dogs are social animals. Are you prepared to show the dog consistent leadership putting your emotions aside? Your own behaviour will be a direct reflection in the dog’s behaviour.

Dogs live 10 to 15 years. That is how long you are going to be responsible for it. Being a responsible dog owner is about making your dog happy, healthy and getting the love due it as a member of they family. It’s your choice, do your homework and neber forget, that little pup

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