Adoption as an Option

Posted on by Jayme Dukart

 So, after a lot of deliberation and thought, you’ve decided to add a 4-legged friend to your life. Congratulations!  But now comes the hard part – where are you going to find your perfect companion?  Are you going to buy from a breeder, or adopt from a rescue shelter or humane society? Both options come with their own pros and cons.

There are a lot of misconceptions out there concerning adopting a pet from a shelter, so today I thought I’d share some information found on PetSmart’s website. Before you set out to find the new addition to your family, take a few moments to read some facts on dog and cat adoption.

I’ll also be posting tips on how to select a reputable breeder, so check back soon for more information!

About Jayme Dukart

Jayme Dukart is on Banfield's Medical Quality Advancement Team at Central Team Support in Portland, OR. View all posts by Jayme Dukart →


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