64: Puppy Development: What you need to know about your growing puppy.

March 6, 2018

Dr. Leanne Lilly of The Ohio State University Veterinary Hospital joins Julie Fudge Smith and Colleen Pelar for a two part series on puppies. In this episode we talk about puppy development and the various stages that pups go through from birth to social maturity. Learn about what to expect from your pup and why it’s important for your puppy to go to puppy kindergarten.

Julie’s blogs on puppies:

Puppy Class: Why your baby dog needs to go!

Why your puppy should be a social butterfly.

Puppy Wiggle


OSU Veterinary Hospital, Behavior Department

ASVAB position paper on Puppy Socialization 

Dr. Zazie Todd on puppies:  The Best Thing You Can Do for Your Puppy