Our puppy raisers are very special people, and we depend on them to help get our babies off on the right paw. It's a lot of work, but immensely rewarding.
Proper socialization and environmental exposure at a very young age is all-important. Puppy raisers must be willing to seek out dozens of new, friendly people each week:
... you get the idea.
The puppies must also be gently exposed to household sights as sounds, as well as those in the community that they may come across in their working lives:
And they need a good start on all these experiences by around 20 weeks old.
Most of all, they need to be loved and cuddled, played with and enjoyed.
Contact Us or give us a call at the C.H.A.M.P., Inc. office, (314) 653-9466.
(The Gibson video is just under 1 minute in length)