Be Selfish: Adopt an Old Dog

Forget about animal welfare; adopting an old dog is one of the most selfish decisions you can make. It’s so simple. One day you have no pets, and you’re happy. The next day, you have an old dog, and you’re still happy. The rest of your life is exactly the same, now with all of the benefits of unconditional love.

Let’s contrast that last scenario to that of getting a puppy. When you bring a young dog into your…