“I Resented My Pup for 3 Weeks”-Adoption Guilt & Anxiety

[Trigger warning: Mental health, pet-induced anxiety, postnatal depression and adoption guilt have been touched upon.]

(I couldn’t find a single article for solace when I was dealing with the anxiety of adopting a pet. I didn’t know until I researched to write this article that I was going through “dog-adoption guilt”. So here I am sharing my experience with pet parents. If the thought of returning your pup has crossed your mind, don’t judge yourself. You’re not alone and it’s okay to feel that way. You love your pet and want the best