Before she came to the valley to work at the Jackson Animal Hospital, Jules Bell never had trouble finding a place to live with her 13-year-old black Lab, Gus, and her two cats, Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist.

There are lots of things in life that fall into the category of “no-brainers,” and meeting an unfamiliar dog, for most folks, is one of them. We all know how to do it ... right?