By Linda Michaels, M.A. Psychology — Del Mar Dog Training
This is an excerpt from Linda’s new book, Do No Harm™ Dog Training and Behavior Manual, available to download here.
Adopting a dog or puppy
Shelters and rescue groups are great sources to find your forever companion – and what a great feeling you will have when you save a life! Adoptable dogs are already neutered/spayed and have up-to-date vaccinations and microchips. Although puppies are extremely and impossibly cute, a house-trained adult dog may make an easier transition into your home life.
Local and breed-specific adoption agencies, shelters, and rescue groups have thousands of good dogs of every breed, size, age, and description who are looking for forever homes.… Read more