Watercubs & Kivisilmän

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Canine development phases
-The main developmental phases of a canine puppy

Calming signals
-An illustrated guide of calming signals

-The essential information you need to know about canine adolescence

How early stimulation affects canine puppies
-A guide on how to handle puppies to make them better prepared for new situations as adults



-The importance of socialization

When the puppy comes home
-A guide on what to do when the puppy comes home

Teaching your puppy the basics
-The basics which you need to teach your puppy as soon as it comes home

Teaching "give"
-Simple instructions on teaching the very important "let go" command

Retrieve, fetch, go get it!
- Instructions on teaching your dog to retrieve with picture examples

Contact exercises
-A few simple, but very useful contact exercises

Teaching down
-Simple instructions on teaching the down-command


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