Will My – Elmhurst, Naperville, Downers Grove, IL – Pet Be OK With Our New Bundle Of Joy?
For some of us in the East Chicago suburbs, 2012 is going to be “the year”. The year to become a parent!
During this stage in life, common questions from our pet parents in Elmhurst, Naperville, Downers Grove, IL and the surrounding area include, how can I be sure my pet is ready for our new bundle of joy? and how will my pet react to the new baby? No matter how much you plan, the addition of a new family member may be difficult for your pet.
Odds are if you’re an Eastside Chicago, IL Floofins pet sitting client, your dog or cat was your first “baby” and is used to being the center of your universe. With that being said, it is understandable that your pet may experience a sibling rivalry of sorts when you introduce a new human into the household.
As you read all of the baby books and plan for your new family member, you need to also plan for your pet and make sure they are ready for the new addition to the family. While you work on getting the nursery ready, keep an eye on the following suggestions from the Humane Society of the United States. Adding these steps to your nesting phase can make introducing your pet and baby safer and smoother for all. [Read more…] about Introducing Your Eastside Chicago Baby To Your Pet