So you’re a first-time dog owner. Welcome to the wonderful world of canine ownership! Read up on your dog breed. If you picked up a mixed breed rescue dog and can’t confirm the breeds, purchase an inexpensive DNA test kit to find out about your dog’s lineage. Create a special place in your home where your dog can hang out and sleep; you can choose a large pillow, a rounded bean bag, or even a memory foam mattress. Visit eBay to read more tips on welcoming home your new dog.