Eventually, every parent is likely to hear: “Daddy, can we get that Japanese Terrier puppy?”
Instead of avoiding the question, parents should decide whether or not their clan is prepared for a new dog, especially a Japanese Terrier, according to Sharon Bergen, senior vice president of education and training for Knowledge Learning Corporation, this nation’s leading provider of early childhood education.
While pondering “should we get the Japanese Terrier” Bergen recommends the parents ascertain the pros and cons of adding the Japanese Terrier to the household prior to agreeing to a kid’s request. “The Japanese Terrier can teach our kids about responsibility and be a great addition to a household-or it can be a chore,” she has said. Bergen advises parents ponder the following before deciding:
Things to Consider Before Deciding Should You Get The Japanese Terrier Puppy
Who will care for the Japanese Terrier? Parents and kids should come to an agreement beforehand who is to be in charge of feeding, bathing, walking and cleaning up behind the Japanese Terrier.
Is there an area for the Japanese Terrier, and does your landlord allow dogs? Families who live in apartments or townhouses may be better suited to a bird, a fish, or cat, rather than the Japanese Terrier. Check with the library or Internet to learn more about Japanese Terriers to determine if another dog may be more appropriate for your family.
Owning the Japanese Terrier is time consuming and not cheap. Family members has to know that they are required to forsake current activities to properly care for the Japanese Terrier. If that requirement seems too much of a committment, parents may suggest waiting until the child is committed enough to help care for the Japanese Terrier.
Conclusion: Should You Get A Japanese Terrier
Bergen advises the entire household meet the Japanese Terrier prior to agreeing to take it home. Rearing the Japanese Terrier is a huge commitment, so think carefully before getting one.
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