Preparing for your puppy….. you have chosen your new furry family member. You can not wait for them to arrive. The cuddles, the walks, the puppy love. But now you need to prepare. And we are here to help you.
Puppy Proof your home
It’s like having a 2 year old child that is in to everything when your new pup arrives. Take time to look around your space and see what you will need to lock away and hide.
Make sure anything harmful is out the way… cleaning products, cables and anything they would be happy to chew on.
You may want to restrict areas of the house they can access. Often purchasing things like stair gates before they arrive and setting them up.
Create a resting space
Set up your puppy a place that is there space. It can be a corner of a room or some use a crate.
This is a space they won’t be disturbed, a quiet place of there own. Use lots of blankets, and bedding to keep them warm and comfy.
If your planning for the pup to stay in your room, you will still need a separate space they can use during the day. A safe space for them to rest without being disturbed.
Write down a check list to make sure you have all the things ready. Here are a few ideas of ours:
Food and water bowls
Tag for the collar with your details on.
TOYS – Lots and Lots of toys
There is many more but these will get you started.
Preparing for your puppy has never been easier. Although the choices of toys and dog beds are now crazy.
With the above advice you can make sure your on your way to being prepared for the new fur ball in your life.