by Ivan Walsh
Take Five: Five Tips to Track Down your Canine Soul Mate
There is a right and a wrong way to pick a pooch. The process is a little like dating. The few who find fulfillment in love are those who use their hearts and their heads. There is a special kind of nirvana when a person connects with their canine soul mate. They weren’t fooling when they called dog “man’s best friend.” But such unions don’t happen by mistake. A little careful preparation will go a long way. And to simplify your search, we have five suggestions. we’ve borrowed a little Hollywood lingo to make the tips more memorable.
TAKE ONE! That is, take stock:
This is the time to look around you, before you even start thinking of bringing home Buddy. Let’s consider your life from a dog’s eye view. Who lives in your house? Are there members of the household under twelve or over seventy? What about other pets?