Category Archives: 06 – Puppy Proofing/Preparing

Happy Holidays from all of us at BernerLearner.com!

Quickie Notes:
*Holiday Photos!
*Holiday Safety List Continue reading

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In-”Ex-pen”-sive

*The ex-pen is here!
*We found our Vet!
*More health supplies
*It’s raining light covers! Continue reading

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The Puppy Supplies Have Arrived!

Quickie Notes:
*Puppy supplies are here! Here is a quick inventory.
*There’s still more to buy, I will update the Puppy Shopping List! Continue reading

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Buy, Buy, Buy

Quickie Notes:
*Baby Gates Acquired!
*PetEdge supplies ordered!
*Now… more waiting, lol. Continue reading

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Craigslist is my friend

I have a love/hate relationship with craigslist, lol. It can be incredibly shady, and of course one should always keep their wits about them – don’t fall for any of their scams, and always value your safety when meeting anyone … Continue reading

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New Puppy (Shopping) Checklist

Quickie Notes:
*New Puppy (Shopping) Checklist
*Get a dog license!
*Get ID tags for your pet, but also consider microchips and tattoos. Continue reading

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What to do while you’re waiting for your puppy…

Quickie Notes:
*Waiting 8 weeks, the ideal age to bring a puppy home, is a long time! But, luckily (or unluckily, depending on your point of view) there is still lots to do.
*Find a local vet
*Find a local emergency hospital for when the vet isn’t around.
*Puppy-proof your house! Put away anything you don’t want chewed/eaten. Puppy-proofing is, in a lot of ways, like baby-proofing. You can even use the same items, like baby-gates, child locks on cabinets holding hazardous items, etc.
*Get everything before your puppy arrives! Continue reading

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