Tag Archives: puppies

Ouch! How to Stop Puppy Nipping – 6 Tips to Help Control

If your puppy is younger than 16 weeks and are constantly nipping, it’s normal behavior – young puppies mouth a lot. If your puppy does not let up, ask yourself if he wants something, like an outing, exercise, or a drink. The following 6 tips can help you control mouthing and nipping Continue reading

Posted in Puppies | Tagged , , , , | 88 Comments

The Right Way to Socialize Puppies

Dr-Larry-and-puppy The first three to four months is the most important period in your dog’s life. That might seem like an extreme statement to some, but consider this. The most common cause of death for dogs under the age of three is euthanasia, and the reason for that is some form of behavior issue. Continue reading

Posted in Dog Health, Puppies | Tagged , , , | 69 Comments