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Getting a dog

Dog ownership is a decision that brings many rewards with it. These can include a healthier lifestyle, improved sociability and sense of community, as well as companionship.

To ensure that you are able to enjoy these benefits it is essential that you ask yourself the following questions before getting a puppy or dog:

If you have answered 'NO' to any of the above, you should think again before getting a dog.

If you have been able to answer 'YES' to all of the questions, the next step include researching the: