Dogs love us for us, and provide endless fountains of cuddles, energy, and love. College, on the other hand, can be immensely stressful and difficult to manage. What better way to improve your college experience than to bring your furry friend along with you? Dogs can be great companions in all areas of life, and can bring well-deserved rest to overworked students. So what do you need to consider when bringing your dog into your college life? Well, this video provides some helpful tips to help you prepare.
First of all, you will need to find a pet friendly student apartment near your college of choice. If you are going to school remotely, this can be anywhere you choose! A big consideration you need to think about is your living space.
If you are planning on adopting a larger dog, a tiny dorm room simply won’t be practical or enjoyable for your new pet. Make sure you are able to meet the space and activity requirements recommended for the dog breed you are adopting. Another tip is to let people help you! School can overload you with work, and having friends take your dog for walks every now and then gives you both substantial puppy therapy time!