Things Owners Need to Know on How to Socialize a Puppy

Everyone talks about the importance of socializing a puppy but many are stuck wondering how this is supposed to be done? How to socialize a puppy?

A common belief is that socialization means playing with other puppies and dogs, and while also included – there is so much more to it.

What Is Puppy Socialization?

Socializing a puppy is not just about letting the puppy socialize with other dogs but helping the puppy learn how to behave in society.


Best Age to Socialize a Puppy

Puppies are very receptive to everything that is new when they are between three and 12 weeks old, which is why responsible dog breeders start the socialization process already before the dog moves to a new home.



Vaccinations & Safety Precautions

Your puppy can still meet other dogs, as long as you know the dogs in question are up-to-date on their shots.


Places to Socialize a Puppy

- Puppy Class - Pet Store - Outside a Store  - Playground  - Park Bench


Consequences of Poor Socialization

The first three months of a puppy’s life are incredibly important, and a lack of socialization can lead to behavioral issues like fear, aggression, and unnecessary stress.

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