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Picking a dog with whom to share your life is a serious commitment. At times your dog can be noisy, messy, expensive, and challenging, much like a child! 

However, like a child, your dog should be a valued member of your family, not a spur of the moment whim to be discarded when inconvenient.

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From time to time people tell me, "Lighten up, it's just a dog," or, "That's a lot of money for just a dog." They don't understand the distance traveled, the time spent or the costs involved for "just a dog."  

Some of my proudest moments have come about with "just a dog." Many hours have passed and my only company was "just a dog," but I did not once feel slighted.  Some of my saddest moments have been brought about by "just a dog," and, in those days of darkness, the gentle touch of "just a dog" gave me comfort and reason to overcome the day.  

If you, too, think it's "just a dog," then you will probably understand phrases like "just a friend," "just a sunrise," or "just a promise."  "Just a dog" brings into my life the very essence of friendship, trust, and pure unbridled joy. "Just a dog" brings out the compassion and patience that makes me a better person.  

Because of "just a dog" I will rise early, take long walks and look longingly to the future.  So for me, and folks like me, it's not "just a dog" but an embodiment of all the hopes and dreams of the future, the fond memories of the past and the pure joy of the moment.  

"Just a dog" brings out what's good in me and diverts my thoughts away from myself and the worries of the day.  I hope that someday they can understand that it's not "just a dog" but the thing that gives me humanity and keeps me from being "just a human."  

So the next time you hear the phrase "just a dog." just smile....because they "just don't understand." 

- Richard A. Biby (from North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association magazine) provides a central registry of Canadian dog breeders, handlers, trainers, groomers, and boarding kennels and does not recommend any one of these individuals over another. The purchase or sale of any purebred dog is strictly between the buyer and seller. The terms and conditions of employment are strictly between the service provider and the user of said service. Accuracy of information and claims made in any advertisement are the sole responsibility of the advertiser and cannot be held responsible for any misrepresentation. reserves the right to refuse listings at its sole descretion.

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