Sooner or later, you are going to be asked: “Daddy, may I have that Kai Ken puppy?”
Rather than avoid the question, parents should consider if their family is prepared for a dog, especially a Kai Ken, according to Sharon Bergen, senior vice president of education and training for Knowledge Learning Corporation, this country’s leading provider of early childhood care and education.
When pondering “should the family get the Kai Ken” Bergen advises parents ascertain the plusses and minuses of bringing the Kai Ken to the household before acquiescing to a child’s request. “The Kai Ken can teach our children responsibility and become a great addition to a family-or it can be a hassle,” she is quoted as saying. Bergen advises parents consider the following before committing:
Questions to Consider Before Deciding Should You Get The Kai Ken Puppy
Who will care for the Kai Ken? Families should agree in advance who will be the one responsible for walking feeding, bathing and cleaning up behind the Kai Ken.
Is there room for the Kai Ken, and does your landlord allow dogs? Families living in townhouses or apartments may prefer a cat, a fish , or bird, rather than the Kai Ken. Check with the library or Internet to learn more about Kai Kens to decide if another breed may be more suitable for the household.
Owning the Kai Ken is a big committment and can be expensive. Family members must realize that they will be expected to forego existing activities to spend time with the Kai Ken. If that idea is too daunting, you may want to think about waiting until the child is committed enough to help raise the Kai Ken.
Conclusion: Should You Get A Kai Ken
Bergen suggests the entire household meet the Kai Ken before deciding whether to take it home. Raising the Kai Ken is a big commitment, so think carefully before getting one.
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