Each year, many Americans add a pet to their families during the holidays, often on impulse. And sadly, thousands wind up in shelters shortly after the festive period ends. The purchase of a puppy or kitten should be part of well-researched, thorough and forward-looking plan. In this broadcast segment, Senior Emergency Clinician Sonja Olson, DVM, highlights what potential pet purchasers need to consider before taking the plunge. She also recommends the best boarding options for those traveling over the holidays. Click here for the story.