• Picking Your Pup: Choosing the Best Dog for Your Lifestyle

Picking Your Pup: Choosing the Best Dog for Your Lifestyle

Picking Your Pup: Choosing the Best Dog for Your Lifestyle

Monday, May 7, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Building: NE49-5000 (5th floor; L and T Lab)

Presenters:

Amanda Leef, D.V.M.; Veterinarian and Owner, Heal Veterinary Clinic

Melissa McCue-McGrath, C.P.D.T.-K.A.; Co-Training Director, New England Dog Training Club

Hounds, sheepdogs, and spaniels, oh my! With all the different breeds, shapes, and sizes out there, it’s hard to know which pooch will best complement your or your family’s lifestyle. Join this seminar for information that will help you pick your pup, and set you both up for a “paw”sitive life together. During this discussion, you will receive:

  • An overview of different dog breeds, including temperaments, size, and activity level
  • Tips around choosing a dog that “fits” your lifestyle
  • Criteria to consider when finding a dog through a breeder or a shelter
  • Information about costs, including healthcare, grooming, training, and hidden expenses you may not know about