SCOTT SIMON, HOST:
Animal shelters around the country say that they're seeing more interest than usual during the pandemic. Are you perhaps thinking of adopting a dog? Or B.J. Leiderman, who writes our theme music? NPR's Samantha Balaban worked with our Life Kit podcast to assemble advice on where to start and how to prepare.
JILLIAN MOLINA: If possible, I'd love to just see your yard to make sure it's, like, dog proof.