Sooner or later, most parents are going to hear: “Please, may I get that Kumaon Mastiff puppy?”
Rather than dodge the question, parents are advised to decide whether their family is prepared for a new puppy, especially a Kumaon Mastiff, according to Sharon Bergen, senior vice president of education and training for Knowledge Learning Corporation, this country’s leading provider of early childhood education and care.
When pondering “should we get the Kumaon Mastiff” Bergen recommends the parents weigh the plusses and minuses of bringing the Kumaon Mastiff to the family before acquiescing to a child’s wishes. “The Kumaon Mastiff can teach children about responsibility and be a wonderful addition to a family-or it can become a burden,” she is quoted as saying. Bergen recommends families ponder the following before deciding:
Questions to Ask Yourself Before Deciding Should You Get The Kumaon Mastiff Puppy
Who will be the one to care for the Kumaon Mastiff? Households must agree in advance who is to be the one responsible for bathing, feeding, walking and cleaning up after the Kumaon Mastiff.
Is there space for the Kumaon Mastiff, or does your landlord allow dogs? Folks who live in townhouses or apartments may be better suited to a cat, a fish , or bird, rather than the Kumaon Mastiff. Check with the library or Internet to discover more about Kumaon Mastiffs to decide if another animal may be more suited for the family.
Rearing the Kumaon Mastiff is a big committment and may be expensive. Family members has to realize that they will be expected to give up existing activities to spend time with the Kumaon Mastiff. If the thought is too much of a committment, parents may suggest postponing until the child is responsible enough to help care for the Kumaon Mastiff.
Conclusion: Should You Get A Kumaon Mastiff
Bergen advises the whole family meet the Kumaon Mastiff before committing to take it home. Getting the Kumaon Mastiff is a long-term commitment, so think carefully before getting one.
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