Bringing Home a Puppy or Older Dog
Congratulations! You’ve made the big decision to bring a furry family member into your home! While it’s one of the most exciting events in life, it’s a huge responsibility. One that requires a lot of preparation and loads of dog supplies. But before you start buzzing through the shopping aisles, consider these questions: Do you know a trusted veterinarian? Is your home pet-proofed? If you have children, have you talked to them about the importance of gentle handling? These questions are just a start. Make a new puppy checklist of questions you need to answer. Then read some of our helpful articles for information about how to welcome home your new best friend.