Bringing home a new puppy can be an exciting and nerve wracking experience. There are many facets of dog ownership that should be taken into account when adopting a puppy. What type of dog should I choose? How will I train my puppy? What should I feed a puppy? These are the types of questions a prospective puppy owner must answer before adopting their new friend. This pathfinder aims to provide prospective puppy owners with the information they need to choose a puppy and help it grow into a happy, healthy and well-trained adult dog. Though there is a wealth of information available about puppy ownership, this pathfinder will primarily concentrate on directing you toward easily accessible resources, such as books and websites. Hopefully these resources will help you find the information you need to find your perfect puppy.