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Introducing a Foster Dog To Your Home - PetsEmpower
We all love dogs for their loving and loyal companionship. It’s no surprise that many foster parents find dogs to be a rewarding experience. In order to introduce a new dog into your home, you may need to make some changes, and you will have to train yourself and your family members on how to interact with your foster. Preparing your Home A new dog will explore your house. This may be a simple perimeter check or an intense sniffing session into every cupboard and corner. As they become more comfortable, they may stick their nose into other places. Check each room and make changes as necessary: Many household items are poisonous to dogs. Put away cleaners, lotions, and medications. Put up or hide alcohol, chocolate, onions, and raisins. Use childproof latches on any cabinets ... Read More