Should i get s dog?

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2. If you are not often at home, and you really want a dog, you probably should invest in a dog walker.

You'd probably be wise to choose a dog breed that isn't especially needy, too.

Consider which breeds are suitable for your region's climate, especially if you have a yard and want to keep it as an outside dog.

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Should pugs exist? Over time, dog breeders have made pugs so flat-faced that many have serious trouble breathing.

They can't run around and play as much as other dogs and get overheated in summer.

Many pugs end up needing major surgery just to help them get enough oxygen.

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Growling and snarling in small puppies is loud, and ferocious.

If this is your first puppy, you are likely to be very concerned.

But the good news is, in puppies, Growling is not normally a sign of aggression.

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Some breeds, like Retrievers, Setters and Spaniels, naturally take to water and enjoy swimming.

They are not the best swimmers, have trouble breathing and can drown easily.

Some puppies do not like swimming and should not be forced to go in the water if they are afraid of it.

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2. If you are not often at home, and you really want a dog, you probably should invest in a dog walker.

You'd probably be wise to choose a dog breed that isn't especially needy, too.

Consider which breeds are suitable for your region's climate, especially if you have a yard and want to keep it as an outside dog.

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Typically, breeds are not capitalized in general-interest publications, like popular magazines and books and newspapers (see this from the NYT, for example).

However, if you go to a site like the American Kennel Club's (www.akc.org), generally you'll see capitals used for all breeds, including Beagle and Poodle.

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It is now mandatory throughout the United Kingdom for all dog owners to have their dogs microchipped and recorded with a government compliant microchip database such as Petlog.

Dog breeders, meanwhile, must ensure that puppies are microchipped and recorded by the time they are eight weeks old and before they are sold.

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Puppies should be vaccinated at 6-9 weeks of age and then again at 10-12 weeks.

They will become fully protected two weeks after the second vaccination.

You will need to do this if the breeder has not.

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