Puppies

Recommended CGC Training and test:

Crate Training:

Leash Walking:

Heavy Socialization:

No Jumping on People:

Remember if it won’t be cute later, don’t let it be cute now.

Dog book library:

Heartworm:I opt for the side of caution on this one
http://peterdobias.com/blogs/blog/11015045-are-drug-companies-honest-about-heartworm

http://www.woodhavenlabs.com/documents/heartworm.pdf good 57 degree info

http://www.terrierman.com/heartworm-seasonality-knight-LOK.pdf

Flea Treatment: Frontline, Advantage, Comfortis, Cap star (special) (not mixed with HW med)

Vaccinations (Vac schedule):

Rabies:

Meds from Canada for HW and Comfortis

 Statistics: Tell the vet he is a lab mix.

Food:

High quality kibble – not from the grocery store!

Raw bones (never cooked)

no junk

steamed veggies

Ears and nails

ear infections: http://www.gopitbull.com/health-nutrition/26478-how-treat-ear-infections-home.html

Zymox

Do yourself a favor and buy a dremel tool.

Clicker Training. Obedience classes

http://www.clickertrainusa.com/Webpages/Well%20Being%20Training%20System/Mainpage.htm

http://www.clickertrainusa.com/clicker-training-videos.htm

Keep up to date on legalities

Life expectancy 10-15 years.

Potty Training: http://pets.petsmart.com/guides/puppy-center/potty-training/

Pet Stains

http://everydayroots.com/pet-stain-and-odor-removal

Enzyme cleaner:

http://www.ehow.com/how_6395300_homemade-enzyme-urine-cleaner.html

 

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