are they being raised?
Song Poodles all our puppies are born and raised in our home.
expected mothers are introduced into the whelping area 4 weeks prior
birth. This allows the mother to enjoy her space and private
desires in a quiet, calm environment. Once the puppies are born
in a temperature controlled environment to minimize stress on the
puppies. As the puppies begin to grow the nursery area is large
to accommodate their growth and offers a area for movement and
as they take their first steps.
kind of socialization have they had?
socialization is very important to the mental health and
health of a puppy. We begin socialization at birth by
each puppy for short periods of time several times a day.
gradually extend the time each puppy is physically handled
introduce the puppy to a variety positions such as cradled on
backs while being petted. As the puppies advance we
introduce a variety of common household noises such as vacuuming,
television, radio, kitchen sounds and other sounds found in a home.
provide exposure to children in a supervised situation as well
adults outside our home. We feel the more sights and
puppy is introduced to the more self-confidence each
they be vet-checked before you place them?
Absolutely!! We visit our veterinarian several times before any
their new home. Each puppy is monitored and checked
heart murmurs and parasites.
many shots will they have had?
puppies are kept current on vaccinations according to the size,
recommendations of our veterinarian.
what age will you be placing them?
puppies are monitored by an Obedience Trainer and our
Veterinarian to determine what's best for each individual puppy.
weeks of age a puppy is weaned from nursing and introduced to
kibble. However, a puppy at 6 weeks of age has not learned
dog to dog socialization skills from its mother and littermates, nor
learned bite inhibition. This type of learning is vital for a
dog. Also at 6 weeks the immune system has not fully developed,
simple stress of going to a new home can cause problems.
go to their new homes when we feel the time is right for that
This is usually between 8 to 12 weeks of age.
did you decide to breed that sire (male) to that dam
many factors into consideration when selecting a sire and dam
breeding. We strive to achieve a happy and healthy puppy.
selecting a sire and dam we evaluate their personalities,
genetics, physical structure, colorations and patterns in attempts to
much do they cost and why do they cost so much?
factors go into the price of a puppy. Not only does size, color,
the puppy, genetic pattern, body structure and features go into
a puppy but a lot of time and money has all ready been invested
individual puppy. By the time each puppy reaches 8 weeks of age
has seen the veterinarian on many visits. Visits include tail
removal, check ups and vaccines. Even before the puppies
the expecting mom is placed on vitamins and monitored with
ultrasounds and pre-birth x-rays to determine health risks to
and puppies to deliver naturally. After the puppies
mom is then placed on supplements to assure her health
health of nursing puppies.
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