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Buried treasure. Does your dog bury things? Zooka does!

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Zooka is around 5.5 months old at this writing. This is the stage where we head into adolescence, so we can sometimes see behaviors crop up that we have not previously seen. This past week, [...]

Week 23: continued training w Heel, Fetch, Stay, etc.; first overnight human visitor, lots of play with other dogs

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

Week 22: continued stay away from home and learning first steps to a fetch/retrieve

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

Week 21: Losing puppy teeth, more play dates, and our first overnight trip to the mountains!

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

October 2019 Issue: sleeping through the night, new people & experiences, weeks 18 through 20 for training a Vizsla and more

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IN THIS ISSUE ISSUE # 110  October 2019 Train My Dog: Does your puppy sleep through the night? | New people & experiences are critical for puppies How To Train a Vizsla: Weeks 18 [...]

Week 20: traversing full flight of stairs on his own; continuing training, outings and play dates

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

Week 19: progressing with training, continue play dates and outings, discovered the joy of DIGGING!

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

Week 18: lots of play dates, more outings, raising expectations and adding new things into our training

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

September 2019 Issue: My puppy started a fire! Zooka's ER surgery, weeks 12 through 17 of raising and training a new puppy, and more

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IN THIS ISSUE ISSUE # 109  SEPTEMBER 2019 Choose My Next Dog: Male or female? Does it matter when bringing home a new puppy or dog? Healthcare For My Dog: Zooka's ER visit and [...]

Week 17: continued limited physical activity; more training & mental stimulation; return to walks & field trips

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

My puppy started a fire! How you can prevent it from happening to you

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I received an email from a client with the header: "My puppy started a fire. . . " Those are the emails you are afraid to open and read! She continued. . . "So we [...]

Week 16: Lots more training; more mental stimulation due to limited activity for surgery recuperation

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

Week 15: Play date, pool party, ER visit, surgery for rock obstructing his GI system

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

Week 14: More play dates, more training, more field trips

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

Week 13: More play dates, more field trips, continue Puppy Class, start Shaping in our training

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This post is part of our weekly series on raising our Vizsla puppy, Zooka.  You can use our posts as a guide to help raise your own puppy, regardless of breed. Keep in mind [...]

Male or female? Does it matter when bringing home a new puppy or dog?

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Do you have a clear preference - male or female? I talk with some people who are convinced that males are better than females. Others are convinced of the opposite. Smarter, more loving, more loyal, [...]

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