Good morning, fellow dog-obsessed friends. We know our pets are priceless. There is absolutely no way one can put a dollar amount on how much they give us - the love, the laughs, the companionship. There is however a cost associated with providing the care they need to keep our best friends happy and healthy. Below is some helpful information that will provide the ability to estimate the resources you will need to set aside over the cost of your dog's life.
If you are considering rescuing, adopting, purchasing from a reputable breeder or maybe even taking ownership of a friend's or family member's dog, run the numbers first so you can be prepared.
2017 Pet Ownership Cost Guide
Average Costs for Owning a Dog
Pet Cost Calculator
Average Costs of Emergency Care
Let us know what you think of these tools. Were you surprised? Validated? Did they help you better prepared? We are looking forward to your thoughts and comments!