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If you're trying to pick out a dog from the animal shelter, don't be shy about asking the staff lots of questions about the dogs they have available. What personalities do the dogs have? Which ones are noisy or quiet? Which ones are bold or shy? What about their health? Are there any issues or concerns you should know about? The animal shelter staff has had a chance to observe and interact with the dogs and can provide you lots of help.