Your New Dog

Probably the most important consideration once you have decided to become a dog owner is to select an appropriate breed. Different breeds of dog can have very different attributes and, as dog ownership is a long term commitment, having a dog that fits you and your...

New Pet Considerations

Last week, I wrote about some of the health benefits that can result from pet ownership. While these benefits are many and varied, and getting a new pet can be very exciting, there are lots of things to think about before choosing the right pet for you. A responsible...

The Health Benefits of Pet Ownership

A new pet can be a fantastic addition to the home. Pets can teach children extremely valuable lessons about caring, loving and responsibility. A recent study of school children showed that pet owners were more popular and seemed more sympathetic to the needs of their...