are now socialized by spending one on one time with
a TOTSL employee as well as Jackie, several times each
day. The concept is to teach them to get used to the
idea of being around people and away from the pack for
small increments of time. During these sessions, each
pup is combed and brushed, with nails trimmed. Being
individually handled becomes part of their daily routine
and increases confidence.
is introduced slowly into their diet and yogurt is slowly
really begin to shine in week five and evaluations for
home placements begin.
week five, expectant families will receive a puppy preparation
packet from Tip of the Shore answering many common questions
and detailing items puppy will need when home.
are invited to make a personal appointment on the date
of their pup's pickup for a one hour session exclusively
with Jackie so that all questions may be answered personally
to ease the transition from TOTSL to pups new forever