Check out this post from the Novelty Revisions blog on the problem with self-proclaimed experts
Three months ago, I welcomed a husky puppy into my home.
Since then, she has — literally — consumed my life. As is to be expected from any puppy, especially an energetic “aggressive chewer” like Izzie.
Before I made the 30-minute drive to pick her up, I did all the online research I could about husky puppies. Not just how to train them, but how to care for them, how to make them feel comfortable, how to love them. I’d never owned a dog before. I was excited, but terrified.
I assumed I was feeling like any new or soon-to-be parent might feel. My “research” really helped calm my nerves and prepare me for the first night, week, and so on. As much as even the best book or website can, anyway.
I’ve learned a lot about how to train, entertain, and care for huskies — and puppies in general…
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