Sooner or later, every parent is going to be asked: “Mom, can we get that West Siberian Laika puppy?”
Rather than ignore the question, parents should ponder if their clan is ready for a dog, especially a West Siberian Laika, says Sharon Bergen, senior vice president of education and training for Knowledge Learning Corporation, the nation’s foremost provider of early childhood education.
While asking yourself “should we get the West Siberian Laika” Bergen advises that parents weigh the plusses and minuses of bringing the West Siberian Laika to the household before giving in to a child’s wishes. “The West Siberian Laika can teach your children about responsibility and become a wonderful addition to the household-or it can become a burden,” she has said. Bergen advises families think about the following before deciding:
Questions to Ask Yourself Before Deciding Should You Get The West Siberian Laika Puppy
Who is going to care for the West Siberian Laika? Parents and children should agree beforehand who is to be in charge of feeding, bathing, walking and picking up behind the West Siberian Laika.
Do you have an area for the West Siberian Laika, or does your landlord allow dogs? Families living in apartments or townhouses may prefer a bird, a cat, or fish, rather than the West Siberian Laika. Check at the library or Internet to discover more about West Siberian Laikas to decide if another dog may be more appropriate for the family.
Rearing the West Siberian Laika is a big committment and may be expensive. Your family has to understand that they are required to forego existing activities to properly care for the West Siberian Laika. If this thought is too much of a committment, you may want to consider waiting until the child is committed enough to help raise the West Siberian Laika.
Conclusion: Should You Get A West Siberian Laika
Bergen advises the whole family meet the West Siberian Laika prior to deciding to take it home. Raising the West Siberian Laika is a big commitment, so think carefully before getting one.
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