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The First 8 Weeks

  • Puppy Culture

  • Introduction to multiple noises/sounds/textures

  • Introduction to bathing, grooming, and nail trimming

  • Temperament testing

  • Beginning of potty training

  • Socialization with other dogs (Old, young, middle aged, and other breeds)

  • Socialization with people (children of all ages, special needs individuals, adults, and seniors)

  • Initial Vet Exam and Vaccines

  • Deworming every two weeks: 2, 4, 6, and 8 weeks

What to Expect with Your Puppy at Time of Pick Up:

  • 1 sample size bag of the food they are on

  • Vet paperwork from initial visit

  • Deworming schedule/dates

  • AKC paperwork for registration

  • Home Base Shepherd Contract

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Socialization Visual
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