When you are considering or have decided to bring a dog into your home there are many traits to take into account. Taking on the task of pet ownership requires commitment and the willingness to invest the time, energy and money it takes to provide proper care and create a loving relationship with your dog.
The American Kennel Club recognizes over 150 breeds and there are many different shapes and styles of mixed breeds. So, before you rush to the first dog that makes you feel warm inside, you should first consider your specific needs and lifestyle, the space you have, and your current activity level.You also need to consider whether you want to start with a puppy or an adult dog. The breed, age, and sex of the dog will all be important factors in making your final decision.
Here are 3 MAJOR details to keep in mind when choosing a perfect dog such as:
The type of home you have has a major impact on the type of dog you can have. Every home is not able to accommodate every dog breed.
Think about you career and social life, how much time you do you have? Time is another major factor to consider when choosing a pet and it (time) can also strongly affect the type of dog you choose.
Just like you and I, dogs require doctor visits, special diets, toys for entertainment and various bedding. Creating a reasonable budget for the health of your pet will help you prepare for any emergencies and or any other situations that may arise.
In the end all, breeds have their advantages and disadvantages. when you are choosing a dog to love please think about your current lifestyle and the kind of dog you can reasonably accommodate. Before making a decision, consider the level of commitment, review the cost and pick a dog that you can afford. Consider all of these factors before making a final decision.