Bringing a four legged friend home is an exciting time and the start of a new adventure that lasts years beyond the ‘honeymoon’ stage however there are some very important things to consider and be prepared for before you purchase that furry friend.
Are you thinking of buying a puppy/dog? Are you ready to commit to your four legged friend for at least 10 - 15 years? See the information sheet below with a list of things to consider before buying that pet.
- IRC Thinking of buying a puppy? Information Sheet (PDF, 261KB)
If you have considered the above information sheet and you are ready to commit to your new furry friend download the document below which has a list of everything a puppy will need to settle into their new forever home.
- IRC Pre-Puppy Checklist (PDF, 350KB)
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If you are interested in re-homing a dog who is looking for their new forever home, visit Paws from the Pound. Arrangements can be made for you to come and meet them to see if they will be the perfect addition to your family.