Our goal on Papa's Farm is to raise puppies that are ready to provide your family years of enjoyment. According to an article by the AKC, puppy socialization starts with the breeder. You can read the article here
Each litter is raised in our living room with people around 24/7 for the first 6+ weeks. I am a stay-at-home mom with 5 children. We introduce them to multiple experiences during the crucial early weeks before they come to live with you, including...….
multiple surfaces to walk on
smells from other animals and places
Early Neurological Stimulation exercises from day 3-14
The Canine Noise Phobia program designed to desensitize puppies to various noises that dogs often fear
toys - lots of toys!!!
individual attention provided by myself and my children
regular handling of paws, ears, and tail
at least 4 car rides before they come home
and many many more experiences!!!