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While owning a dog is fun and rewarding, it’s also hard work. A responsible dog owner does their best to make sure their four-legged friend is the happiest and healthiest at all times. Exercise, a healthy diet, regular grooming, and socialization are some of the most important aspects of owning a dog.

As a dog owner, it’s important that your dog’s health and happiness are constantly considered. Things like up-to-date vaccinations are just as important as daily playtime or exercise to make sure your dog stays healthy. Put your knowledge to test by taking this quiz. Find out how you rank as a responsible dog owner.

Once you finish the quiz, take the AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Pledge Pet Promise.
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Tips for Responsible Dog Owners

This e-book is a great resource for anyone who's considering dog ownership or already owns a dog. Download for tips on how to be the best dog owner you can be.
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