4. Balance is essential
Don’t let the guilt of your divided loyalties push you into lavishing extra attention on your dog. While it’s essential to reassure your dog that you still care, it’s crucial that you teach your dog to be independent. This will ensure that he keeps himself engaged when you’re busy tending to your baby’s needs. Stock up on chew toys and puzzles to keep your pet engaged and establish an exercise routine that’s easy to maintain once your baby arrives.