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Tag Archives: dog adoption

The Five Best Reasons to Adopt a Shelter Pet

October 13, 2014

So, you’re thinking about adding a new dog or cat to your family? Do you find a breeder, visit a pet store or visit your local animal shelter? As the adoptive “pet parent” of three rescue dogs, here are my top-five reasons to consider adopting from a shelter or rescue group: What you see is what you get: If you choose to adopt an adult dog or cat,…  

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Five Ways to Make Your New Dog Feel at Home

October 09, 2014

Just like any other family member, dogs have special needs to make them feel comfortable and very much part of the family. Here are five ways to make a new puppy or adopted canine feel at home. By nature, all dogs have a “denning” instinct and a crate simulates this basic trait and allows your dog to have its own personal space. These days there are…  

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15 Ways to Make Your New Pet Feel at Home

September 29, 2014

As The Pet Lifestyle Coach, one of my very favorite things to do is to help people integrate new pets into their lives. These tips are so super simple but can mean the world to a dog or cat coming into a new environment with new people, noises, smells and questions like “where do I go, what do I do, and am I going to…  

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