One Big, Happy Family

Your beloved dog or cat can be a kid's best friend, but only if it's ready for the arrival. Here, tips on preparing your pet for a new baby.

An adoptive mother preparing pet for a new baby

Your beloved pet may be in for a shock when your baby arrives. How can you help him accept your new addition?


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