Getting a new pet can be very exciting, but it is also a big responsibility that we tend to forget with all the emotions that go along with the excitement of a new pet.
We suggest that you do research on the breed of your pet before you get your pet. Researching will help you determine the energy levels of your new pet, whether there are any diseases your pet is predisposed to genetically, whether your pet is a people loving animal or not. You can even find out what its coat is like and how to groom him or her.
It is also advised to make a shopping list of what you will need for your pet. This would include things like water and food bowls, toys to keep them busy, litter and litter trays if necessary, puppy training pads and treats for rewards as a training aid. The shopping list will also help you determine if you can afford a new pet or not.
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