It took three years, but I think Umma has reached mature adulthood and a few factors seem to be key.
I used to think we lived in a quiet neighborhood, but Umma our sound sensitive pup has shown us otherwise.
One thing is for sure, when you are raising puppies there is no such thing as things staying the same. This past week has seen quite a bit of change for the puppies, both in their environment and in themselves.
Three weeks in and Umma's puppies are no longer little Hokkatatoes. They've become actual tiny dogs.
Since the puppies were born it's been all puppies, all the time around here. For almost three weeks we've been exclusively focused on making sure the puppies have enough food, making sure they are cool enough or warm enough, making sure their bedding is clean, and making sure Umma is getting enough food so she… Continue reading Reminder: Don’t Forget About Momma
The second week with Umma's puppies hasn't been too much different from the first. Apart from not getting enough sleep because of our need to keep tabs on both mother and puppies, things have gone pretty smoothly.
Hokkatatoes get their first exposure to Puppy Culture with Early Neurological Stimulation protocols.