The importance of choosing the right dog for your family is often over looked.
When picking a family dog, there are many factors to consider.
- Where will the family dog live?
- How often will you play the dog?
- What environment will the family dog be exposed to?
- Are there other pets in the home?
When picking a family dog for us, I first watched to see which one ran out to greet us first. I knew this one would be the one most likely to enjoy humans.
Smash's sister actually beat him there but another factor in picking a family dog was knowing that we wanted a boy dog.
I also tested Smash's response to commands by watching hos response to my facial expressions made in dog whisperer style.
All you need to know about picking a family dog is explained in Sit Stay Fetch. They also tell you more about breed selection and many other factors to consider when picking a family dog.