Week 2 is another quiet week for puppies. Mom has usually relaxed by now and will leave the puppies of her own accord for potty breaks several times a day, and may even begin spending time next to the whelping box instead of in it. Everyone’s doubled their birthweights! We continue on with the Biosensor exercises. We trim nails. Puppies… Continue reading "A day in the life of puppies! (Week 2)"
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The Biosensor Protocol was a program designed by the US military in conjunction with AKC judge and Doberman Pinscher guru Carmen Battaglia to try and produce better working dogs by stimulating puppies’ nervous systems in their first few weeks of life for better development. It’s also sometimes called “Superdog Program” or “Early Neurological Stimulation”, and consists of 5 exercises (each… Continue reading "Biosensor Protocol – Bringing up Better Dogs"
If you haven’t asked your breeder what a typical day in your puppy’s life is? You should! Knowing your puppy’s existing routine will make it easier to figure out how to help them adapt to yours. This post is part one in a series documenting how we raise our puppies! Week 1 for puppies is a quiet one! Mom’s whelping box… Continue reading "A day in the life of puppies! (Week 1)"