Tag Archives: choosing the right dog

How and Why to Adopt a Senior Pet

Posted on: November 7, 2016 - No Comments

The ageism that causes seniors to be passed over is a prejudice without merit, as oftentimes it’s the older dog that is best suited for a happy household and a lasting marriage of dog and family. Here’s why...

When Pet Therapy Goes Wrong: Why Temperament Trumps Training

Posted on: May 21, 2014 - No Comments

I have been doing pet therapy with my labradoodle, Daisy, for going on two years now. It was always a dream of mine to do pet therapy, and I looked for months for the right dog. I adopted Daisy from a family who could no longer care for her, and I knew almost instantly she Read More

Victoria’s Top 10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Adopting a Dog

Posted on: October 15, 2013 - 5 Comments

October is "Adopt a Shelter Dog" month, and you're likely hearing all the reasons why you should bring home a new addition to the family. But are you ready for the commitment and responsibility of a new dog? Have you done your research yet? Check out Victoria's top ten questions to ask yourself before you add a new dog to your home.