Posts Tagged ‘choosing a dog’

Panic over my old dog with bad teeth!

This post is about the panic we had over my old dog with bad teeth. One of the things you need to consider when choosing a dog (yes, even before you GET a dog) is that if there is an incovenient time to do something, they’ll find it.

Care for Dogs and Puppies at Puppy Farms

For many years, dog lovers all over the world have been duped into buying dogs and puppies from puppy mills without knowing what it is they support. Please make sure you’re not one of them.

Think About Your Weather When Bringing A New Puppy Home!

It’s really important to think about your climate when bringing a new puppy home. Think about whether it’s going to be happy to run around with you where you live, in the weather you live in 365 days a year before choosing.

Rescue Dog Adoption Or Buy A Dog Instead?

This article raises the question on whether you should go for rescue dog adoption or buy a dog instead. There’s no right or wrong answer. See why I have done both and what that means for you here.

Getting The Best Dog For Children? Make Your Kids Safe For Dogs First.

This post about getting the best dog breed for children was inspired by a greyhound I met yesterday at the rescue centre. It’s not just training the dog that’s important. Parents should train their kids to be safe for the dog too.

I Am Looking For A Non-Shedding Puppy

Today’s post is about a lady who is possibly looking for a non-shedding puppy. Find out what I said in my reply and why I gave her the advice I did, plus how you can protect yourself from making one of the biggest dog-choosing mistakes there is.

Bringing A New Puppy Home – Are You Allowed?

Today’s article concerns a Wisconsin couple who have had to choose between their dogs and where they live. Most of you could be bringing a new puppy home as a first dog, but in any case this article is relevant!

Think Before Bringing A New Puppy Home

Yesterday I received my monthly dog rescue magazine. Several stories really caught my attention, which is why I’m asking you to think before bringing a new puppy home. Because if you don’t, your delightful dream could end in desperate disaster.

Greyhounds For Sale? Adopt A Retired Greyhound Instead.

I just went on Facebook today to find that a person or organisation called ‘Greyhounds For Sale’ had asked to connect with me on Branch Out. Read my reply and why adopting an ex-racing greyhound could be for you

Essential Steps For Bringing A New Puppy Home

In this quick post I want to give you the essential steps for bringing a new puppy home. This is what you should do, not what most people do. Let me explain why.