10 Ways That Having a Dog HAS Prepared Me For Having a Real-Life BabyLauren Hartmann
Perhaps you may recall my post a couple of weeks ago about my ridiculously easy dog and how I feel like she hasn’t prepared me for the high maintenance needs of the newborn that will soon be living with my husband and I (*Read: 10 Reasons Why Having a Dog Has In No Way Prepared Me For Having a Real-Life Baby).
I received a lot of comments from readers who disagreed and felt that their dogs really have been good preparation for parenthood, which made me stop to reconsider my dog. While I must admit that I do have the easiest dog on the planet and that there’s probably no way our baby will be as easy to care for as a she is (I completely expected this), I did come up with 10 ways that she actually has prepared me for a baby. Even if my dog isn’t the most high maintenance, she still definitely requires some responsibility.
Read my list of 10 Ways That Having a Dog Has Prepared Me for Having a Real-Life Baby after the jump!
Do you feel like your dog has prepared you for having a baby?
Why or why not?