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Welcome to the Puppy Center

Bringing home a new puppy is super exciting but can be a bit overwhelming. There's so much to do and learn (or remember) and, let's be real, so much pee to clean up. But don't worry, we're here for you every step of the way!

Whether you're a seasoned dog parent, a first-timer, or simply a dog lover seeking valuable insights and resources, you've come to the right place.

Our mission is to provide you with a comprehensive hub that covers every aspect of puppyhood and care. Below, you'll find socialization resources, an area to ask our experts questions, a puppy potty log, information about our virtual puppy training workshops, and more.

At the end of the day, just remember to enjoy every precious moment with your pup – they grow up way too fast and that puppy breath and round puppy belly won't last forever.

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Our Pup Pup & Away newsletter is here to make all of the essential puppy-raising information easier to digest, helping you focus on what matters most at your pup's developmental stage.

From potty training tips to nutrition guidance, health and safety advice, product recommendations, DIY fun, and beyond, our team of experts is committed to equipping you with the information and resources you need to foster a strong, loving bond with your new furry family member.

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Helpful Puppy Guides

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Puppy Nutrition Guide

Proper nutrition can impact your puppy's lifelong well-being. Learn how to meet your puppy's basic needs so you can avoid common nutritional mistakes.

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Templates, Logs, and Lists

Puppy Potty Log

Puppy Potty Log

Download and record your puppy's potty habits so everyone can stay on top of potty training. Logging your pup's progress will minimize potty accidents.

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Dog Training — Set House Rules Template

It can be very confusing for a dog if one person allows them on the furniture, and another person yells at them when they jump up on the couch to cuddle. This worksheet provides some things to consider as a family, so your dog’s house rules are clear and consistent.

Download our Dog Cue List Template

Create Your Own Dog Training Cue List (Template)

Consistency is key when it comes to training your dog. Avoid confusion — download and customize this cue list template to set your dog up for success.


New Puppy or Dog Shopping List

Our dog trainer's favorite puppy supplies you'll need to help a new dog or puppy settle into their new home and stay safe.

Dog Pumpkin Carving Stencils

Dog Halloween Pumpkin Carving Stencils

Grab our PDF that includes 14 different dog silhouettes to download and print to use as stencils for pumpkin carving fun.

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How to Make a First-Aid Kit for Your Dog

Our veterinary-approved list of items to put in your dog's first-aid kit makes it easy to assemble a homemade pet first-aid kit for life's emergencies.

Puppy Socialization Center

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Socializing your puppy to sounds

Socializing your puppy to being handled

Socializing your puppy to thunderstorms

Socializing your puppy to different people

Socializing your puppy to different sights

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Helpful Puppy Training Videos

Training a Puppy Drop It With Tug Toys

Introducing Your Dog to Their Cone

Puppy Socialization Adventure Walks

Puppy Training Help from the Experts

Explore our self-paced puppy training workshops and virtual 1:1 sessions.

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How Your Body Language Can Affect Dog Behavior

Resources for Decoding Your Dog's Body Language

By understanding what different body language cues look like, you can keep dogs safe, train more efficiently, and build a better bond with your pup. Being able to ‘speak dog’ can help you recognize why a dog is behaving a certain way, which is the first step in changing any unwanted behavior.

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