Getting a new dog is a huge change in anyone’s life, especially if it is your first ever puppy. Puppies can truly be a handful, and handling the first few weeks can seem like a hurricane of problems. Before you take your puppy home, you should do your due diligence and research how your chosen breed lives, and incorporate little details into your home to make them comfortable, such as extra beds and specialty treats. If you aren’t sure where to start when it comes to taking care of your new dog, this video shares a few important tips to ensure both of you are happy and healthy.
First, before you do anything else, research the closest animal emergency clinics around you. This way, should anything arise, you know exactly where you have to go.
you don’t want to waste any time scrolling through your phone is your dog needs emergency care. Next, figure out what your ideal routine is for feeding and exercise and stick with it! Puppies need a rigid structure that they can grow into, so don’t be afraid to set a strict schedule for your new member of the family.