Prepare for your new pet to ensure they experience a smooth transition to your home. Give them plenty of time and attention to build a bond and create a foundation to ensure your dog has a long, healthy life.
Be patient. Older dogs usually easily accept a new dog. Some, however, make joining their pack difficult for the newbie! Let the dogs work it out for themselves as much as possible. Step in only if the situation looks like it could become violent.
By Amber Kingsley Getting a new puppy is an important decision that requires a great deal of forethought and then a tremendous amount of responsibility. First comes basic training, those valuable lessons like walking on a leash or how to sit and lie down on command. But before we begin obedience training and implementing other… Read the rest »