• Dog Adoption Tip #19 – Exercise
    March 1, 2019 | Diane Rose-Solomon | What to expect when adopting a dog,

    Tip #19 is all about exercise.  Exercise is so important for your dog, just like its important for you, and there are so many options.  You can walk your dog in your neighborhood, which is simple. Maybe you like hiking…..

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  • Dog Adoption Tip #18 – Safety
    February 21, 2019 | Diane Rose-Solomon | What to expect when adopting a dog,

    During the past few adoption tips, we’ve been talking about keeping your new dog safe in the home as well as around other dogs.  But it’s also important to keep dogs safe around humans, especially kids and vice versa, keeping…..

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  • Dog Adoption Tip #17 – Dog Meets Dog
    February 14, 2019 | Diane Rose-Solomon | What to expect when adopting a dog,

    Today’s tip is about introducing your newly adopted dog to other dogs in your family. Always keep an eye on them while they’re getting accustomed to one another.  Don’t leave them alone until you’re confident that there’s no aggression present at…..

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  • Dog Adoption Tip #16 – Potty Training
    February 7, 2019 | Diane Rose-Solomon | What to expect when adopting a dog,

    In tip number 15, I shared the importance of having patience when you bring a new dog home.  Now, if there’s one thing that will test your patience, it is potty training. Some people call it “housebreaking”.  Puppies and even…..

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  • Dog Adoption Tip #15 – Patience
    January 31, 2019 | Diane Rose-Solomon | What to expect when adopting a dog,

    This week's tip is about what you want to have the most of when your dog comes home to you for the first time, and that is patience. He’s coming home to a new home, a new family, maybe there…..

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  • Dog Adoption Tip #7 – Be Prepared
    December 18, 2018 | Diane Rose-Solomon | What to expect when adopting a dog,

    During the first six dog adoption tips we have been discussing how important it is to rescue a dog. We’ve been talking about the responsibility of pet parenting, where you can go to find a dog, whether it’s searching online…..

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