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17 Reasons To Adopt A Senior Dog

Huckleberry was twelve when he was adopted from a pet fair in 2013.He was the last dog there when his new owners arrived.

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3. Once you’ve brought them home, they’ll assume you are another foster parent and won’t want to engage just yet.

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“I can feel that other dog creepin'…He can relax, I’ll be gone in a week or 2.”

4. It’s possible your other dog will feel like he wasn’t enough dog for you.

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“I am so. Depressed.”

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5. He’ll start to come around though, especially when biscuits are involved.

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“Two for me, none for him please.”

7. Like your other dog, he’ll start to become very protective.

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Off duty.

8. And then you’ll start to notice a friendship blooming…

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9. And your senior dog will start choosing his favorite nap spots.

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Wherever there is dirt.

10. And he won’t resist when you dress him up as Miley Cyrus for Halloween.

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“Don’t take nuthin’ from nobody..”

11. He’ll start to really enjoy the sites and scenery with you.

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12. And before you know it, he's made himself right at home.

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13. The next door neighbor will offer his friendship.

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“I wasn’t expecting this either, dude.”

14. He might even take up the same hobbies your other dog likes.

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"Love-Love."

16. And your other dog will finally let you know it’s okay for the new guy to stay.

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17. Because if they’re being honest, they were both looking for companionship anyway…

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