Does your personality match with the dogs personality? Just like finding that special person you want to spend your life with you need to be compatible with your dog.
Dogs for Sale
When deciding on what dog to bring home there is a lot to consider. Start by reading Dr. Daniel F. Tortoras book The Right Dog for You. This book outlines a lot of things that you probably never considered when purchasing a dog. Like, considering the civility, stability and courage of the dog. Research the breed of dog, consult a veterinarian, trainers and food/equipment needed for your dog. Below are the three things you also consider when bringing your dog into the household.
Are you compatible with the dog? Just like finding that special someone, you want to make sure you want to spend the rest of your life with dog.
Think about your kids and family members. If you have small kids but the dog doesn't feel comfortable with small kids maybe that dog is not for your family.
#3 Life Style
Are you an introvert and prefer to stay inside then maybe you should consider a dog that doesn't have a high drive. If you like being active then pick a dog that can be as active as you.