Have you ever thought about adopting your next furry friend? There are many dogs in need of a great loving home. Yes of course its nice to bring a new puppy home that will grow with you, but an abandoned dog needs and deserves a home too. There are many animal shelters that you could visit in order to find the perfect match for you. Usually animal shelters will let you walk around and even play with a dog so you can get to know them a little better. There are small dogs, large dogs, furry, short haired and kind of dog available to your loving needs. Prior to bringing a dog home, you of course have to ask yourself certain questions like, “Will I have time to take care of this pet?”, “Can I afford this pet?” etc. You have to know your lifestyle and needs that you would want your next furry best friend to full fill. Adopting a dog has always come across my mind, and it should for you also if you are a dog lover. Dogs deserve to be happy, and live a life that they were always deserved to live. Remember that the dogs that are in an animal shelter, have not yet been given a chance to be the dog they were meant to be, you have to be considerate when making the decision of bringing them home and giving them better than what they had or have now. Start exploring your options and be open to giving dogs like these a chance to love you more than ever.