It is absolutely imperative that your puppy be kept safe until they have received all of their vaccinations. This means that your puppy must not be taken to the dog park, pet store or any other public place until ALL vaccines are received and your veterinarian has given you the green light. Parvo is highly contagious and very deadly for pups. Please click here to read more information on the Parvo Virus.
Hypoglycemia In Puppies
Although it seems like common sense, it is imperative that a new puppy eats when he enters his or her new home. Sometimes this is easier said than done. It is very typical for a puppy to get car sick on the way home. This coupled with a complete change of environment can cause a puppy stress and cause him or her to completely lose their appetite. This can cause a snowball effect, and cause even healthy pups to get hypoglycemic or low blood sugar. This is something to closely monitor with your new puppy, and their are several tips to use to get your puppy to eat. Please click here to read more information on hypoglycemia in puppies
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