Category Archives: Adoption

A Dog Is For Life, Not Just For Christmas

Dog for Life

Thinking of getting a Dog for Christmas? From a family that runs an animal sanctuary in California:     Even though they love what they do, they feel that some people need to realise that a pet should be a long term commitment. They should not be seen as just a bit of fun which they can then get rid of when they get bored.   A Dog Is For Life Not Just For Christmas Many people […]

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Preparing for Your New Dog or Puppy – What You Need to Know Before he Comes Home

Preparing for your new dog or puppy

  Preparing yourself and your household before, during, and after your pet comes home is an essential step to successfully integrating your new dog or puppy into its new environment. Give the new puppy or dog plenty of time to adjust; most experts recommend at least ten days. And, if possible, be sure to bring the extra addition at a time when you will be home for a period of two or more days in a row. […]

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Learn About Dog Rescues Before Adoption and Small Dog Adoptions

Small Dog Adoptions

Dog Rescues   When it comes to choosing a breed many people have a desire for a certain breed – a Labrador, German Shepherd, Spaniel or whatever. But when it comes down to brass tacks, the economies of the situation, we can not always afford the price of a purebred puppy. Life and family get in the way, competing for the finances. This is where Dog Rescues can step in and fill a need.     Dog […]

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Adopting an older dog; Newer doesn’t always mean better

Is Adopting an older dog in your future?   Adopting an older dog may be a decision based on you or your family’s lifestyle. In fact, many senior citizens opt for this choice because a new, hyperactive and untrained puppy may be too much excitement and work to handle.     Sometimes, an older dog has its advantages. It may be more settled, already house trained, leash trained, and maybe even spayed or neutered.     With […]

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