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7 Things Every Parent Should Know Before Getting a Dog

And why I could never imagine my life without one anymore.

Photo by Jakob Owens on Unsplash

I grew up a pet lover. We always had cats or dogs, even birds, and a turtle once. From a kid’s perspective, I had a good idea of what it meant to have animals in the house, which is exactly why I resisted getting a pet when I became an adult.

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Susan Poole

Susan Poole

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Mother, lawyer, nonprofit executive, breast cancer survivor, and aspiring author. Recently left her day-job to write about topics that she’s passionate about.