9. Then: "Having a dog will give me an excuse to get out and exercise!"
8. Then: "We're gonna go to the beach every weekend!"
7. Then: "I can handle taking him out during the cold months."
6. Then: "I won't mind getting up a little early to let him out. It'll give me an excuse to get a jump on the day!"
5. Then: "I won't need to crate my dog. I'm sure he'll be a perfect angel when he's left home alone."
4. Then: "I'm going to train my dog so well, he won't even need a leash."
3. Then: "My dog is going to know his boundaries."
2. Then: "We're not going to give him people food."
1. Then: "This will be easy. It's like a cat that you have to take outside every once and a while."
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