When you arrive at the pet store or pound, you probably are dreaming of a kind dog who will sleep quietly in bed with you every night and obey your every command. What you end up with may be a different story. Now that it is yours, it is your responsibility to make sure your new friend learns how to behave properly.
There are many pleasures derived from dog ownership, but it is also a serious financial commitment. Food and supplies can run you over one thousand dollars a year. Pet health insurance can help; although you will pay a monthly or yearly fee, you will often be covered if a big medical emergency occurs for your pet.
If you are going to taking your dog on vacation, take a pic of him on your phone. This will be helpful should he get lost.
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