The Puppy Party is about more than just socializing them to new people… … More Party Puppies!
Six week photo shoot and personality update … More Week Six Photos!
In addition to discovering the great outdoors, puppies had a busy week of socializing and having exciting new indoor experiences … More Week 5 Summary – Part II (of 2)
Puppies are big enough to stay warm despite the cold wet early spring weather, and have started to explore the great outdoors … More Week 5 Summary – Part I: The outside world
Getting ready to have the pups temperament tested and evaluated structurally. … More Planning the 7 week temperament tests
Puppies are now five weeks old. And they are really puppies now! No longer simply milk-seeking-missiles, they are becoming highly interactive little personalities in their own right. Given how incredibly adorable they are (you pick them up and they wiggle and waggle and go to town French kissing your nose), the questions I hear most often these … More Eeny, meeny, miney, mo…
Teaching puppies to ‘mand’ as away of giving them a voice. … More Puppies Learning to ‘Mand’
A summary video of what we’re seeing & working on with the puppies as they approach Week 4 … More Day 26: Ten minutes in the whelping pen
Caring for young pups is mostly about caring for mamma. I took Kes for a lovely hike in the spring sunshine, and we lingered a little longer than usual. Puppies were MOST unimpressed. … More Lunch is Late!
Puppies are starting to act like puppies! Even if they still look like guinea pigs … More No longer neonates!