Successful Dog Adoption, Part 1: Develop an Adoption Criteria

For the best odds of finding your canine soulmate – a dog who fits as well into your life and family as you can imagine – follow these dog-adoption tips.

So, you’re thinking about adopting a dog. Wonderful! Your whole future with your prospective new dog is ahead of you, and all things are possible. Visions of agility, rally, obedience, trick and/or nosework titles may be dancing in your head, or perhaps long, relaxing walks in a nearby park and snuggles in front of the fireplace on cold winter nights. Maybe you’d like to give back to the community with the warm comfort of a therapy dog. Perhaps you’re looking for a pal for your child.

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