A new dog poses a wealth of questions. Whether you already have a dog and are looking to add to the family, or you’re choosing your first puppy, there’s an awful lot to consider. So, how do you choose a dog that fits your lifestyle? Should you get a puppy or an older dog? Do you adopt from a breeder or rescue charity? How do you avoid the common pitfalls of adopting a new dog? How do I know if a dog is right for me? These and many more common questions can leave us baffled. With vast experience in researching, choosing and settling in new dogs of all types, ages, and backgrounds, a 1 hr consultation with Valerie McCallum can help you navigate the minefield of information and in turn make an informed decision that will impact the entire family for years to come.