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about one's passion makes it feel like you are looking for a needle in a smaller and far more relevant and appealing haystack,' said Michal Ann Strahilevitz, a professor of marketing at Golden Gate University in San Francisco.'Dogs on first dates are amazing icebreakers,' said Kris Rotonda, who started up the site last year that now has 2 million members.
'You find out right off the bat how everyone in a relationship will fit in.''When you consider how challenging it already is to find someone who offers what you are seeking in a romantic partner, and who seeks what you are offering, and where there is also mutual chemistry, and the timing is right ...
you have to wonder who in their right mind would want to make it even more challenging by insisting on canine chemistry,' said Trish Mc Dermott, who spent 10 years as the dating expert and spokeswoman for 'To squeeze doggie behavior under the first date microscope and to analyze every little wag, nip or bark as further commentary on compatibility is just another way to uncover the fatal flaw of an otherwise potential romance,' added Mc Dermott, who now works for One Good Love.com, a gay, lesbian and bisexual matchmaking service.
Mc Dermott's concerns won't change Pelzer's plans to return to Pets
For some dog owners, a potential mate's aversion or allergy to canines can be a deal breaker."For many people, dogs are like their babies," said Therese Relucio, coordinator at Park Slope for Pets.
"If the person you are dating doesn't love your dog, they may not be right for you."► CHECK OUT TIPS FOR MEETING SINGLE DOG OWNERS IN THE CITYRelucio also said that understanding how much time a pet needs is important for a potential mate."Dogs need a lot of care and time," she said.
Even a man who loved animals as much as she did couldn't keep up with her dog's quirks.
"It is important to find someone who understands that and eventually wouldn't mind helping out with some of the responsibilities."One solution to the "must-love-dogs-dilemma" is to meet other pet owners — and Relucio is committed to helping people do just that.
Park Slope for Pets, an online community for pet owners in the neighborhood, is hoping to play matchmaker for dog owners who are looking to meet and date other dog owners.
(Phoenix) –Pet Smart Charities, the nation’s leader in pet adoptions, and Match, the world’s largest dating website, have teamed up to reveal what pet-loving singles want when searching for a two-legged companion.
With over 80 percent of Match singles identified as pet lovers, “The Truth about Pets and Dating” survey of 1,000 singles helps connect the dots between dating and pets to give singles a new “leash” on love.