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4 Things To Know As a Responsible Dog Parent

Dogs are amazing creatures. They are loyal, loving, and intelligent companions who enrich our lives. If you’re thinking about taking home a new furry friend, here are some things to consider before bringing home your next four-legged pal.

Health History

What should be their vet schedule? Is it okay to spay or neuter them at their age? How can we build a regular exercise routine for them? Is there a way to know what could be the common diseases of their parents were? These are some questions that pet owners should be asking themselves so that you can ensure that they can live a healthy and comfortable life.

Pet Proof Home

Pet proofing your home is more than just moving fragile objects off the furniture. This can require you to change household products and foods that can harm them or to check for any small spaces that they can crawl into.


Socializing your dogs will help make them more confident around other animals and people. Being able to interact with playmates can also double as an exercise for them or even a relief for any extra energy they have.

Breed Characteristics

For pet owners that decided make a specific dog breed a part of their family, knowing breed is important as this can help you predict or understand their behavior. Some breeds that were made for life on the farm could need proper outlets for their energy beyond your homes. This can also help to be knowledgeable on conditions that typically occur with certain breeds so you can know how to take care of them better.

Being a dog’s companion is truly a lifetime commitment, so it’s important to understand the importance of being responsible and continuing to provide your pet with the proper care throughout their lifetime. So if you haven't done so already, take a moment to familiarize yourself with some of these things that every pet owner needs to know.

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Aug 13, 2022

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