what to know about your 8-month-old puppy
Your puppy is getting close to their first birthday, and they’re probably pushing all sorts of boundaries. From their wee nose to their waggly tail, we’re here
with love, health, and happiness for every stage of your dog’s life.
Your puppy at 8-9 months old:
Basic obedience for your dog’s “teenage years”
As your pup continues to grow, they may unleash a rebellious streak. Big and little dogs thrive on consistency, so keep up their regular routines, training, and use plenty of praise and love as positive reinforcement.
Wellness and vet care for puppies aged 8-9 months
Make sure to keep your dog on their vaccination schedule and that they get their comprehensive exams. Plus, it’s time to think about dental care to help keep your dog’s adult teeth in good shape.
1. Continue vaccination schedule
All about puppy wellness
Age-specific health and happiness tips to keep in mind as your puppy grows.