Providing Puppies With New Homes
It is important for you to make sure that the puppies are old enough before you let them go to
their new homes. You want to wait until they are at least 8 weeks old, but also until they are fully weaned.
Some breeds take longer, and some breeders like to have the puppies stay longer so that they can be sure they
No matter what you decide for yourself, it is important to continue to train and socialize the dog while they
are with you. By 8 or 10 weeks old, a puppy should be having a goo idea of what it means to go potty outside, and
should be eating on their own. Then, you can feel free to have them go to their new homes. Just make sure that you
feel ready and that you think the puppies are ready.
Remember that sometimes the mother dog has things to teach the puppies even after they have been weaned, so you
might want to wait for this to happen.