Socialization 101 – Dogster



The pet of your goals is residence with you. Your buddy for leisurely walks, taking part in ball on the park and snuggling on the sofa. However, actuality examine: There’s one other aspect to your dreamy time collectively — your candy, little ball of fur is extra just like the unhinged Tasmanian satan cartoon character. Puppies have numerous vitality! They want exercise and steerage navigating their new world.

Socialization has at all times been an integral a part of elevating and coaching a canine, however throughout the pandemic, alternatives for socialization exterior the house had been restricted, which didn’t bode effectively for the surge in pet and younger canine adoptions throughout that point.

As this group of “pandemic puppies” has grown, each veterinarians and canine trainers have seen a rise in canines experiencing anxiousness and exhibiting a number of different behavioral points. The results of restricted socialization have made clear the advantages correct socialization affords past a enjoyable playdate.