A Beginner's Guide to Caring for Your Puppy

Be consistent with potty breaks and crate training. Praise your puppy and give treats when they go potty outside.

Potty Train

Introduce your puppy to new sights, sounds, dogs, and people for a confident, friendly companion.

Socialize Early

Feed a high-quality puppy food formulated for their age and size. Feed on a schedule and avoid people food.

Quality Food

Schedule regular vet visits for vaccinations, deworming, and wellness exams. Spay/neuter at 6 months.

Vet Checkups

Puppy-proof your home. Stock up on a crate, bed, bowls, collar, leash, toys, cleaning supplies.


Brush your puppy frequently to get them used to grooming. Trim nails, clean ears, and brush teeth often.

Groom Regularly 

Puppies sleep up to 20 hours a day. Ensure your puppy gets proper rest in between play and training.

Nap Often

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