SOCIALIZATION IS CRUCIAL!
For owners of puppies under 4 months, I have included information from the ASPCA on puppy socialization. Socializing your puppy during the time period ending at about 16 weeks is crucial to pup's development.
Socialization is one of the most important things you can do to develop a well-balanced dog who is comfortable in the big outside world.
Even if your dog is older than 4 months, socialization is still an important element in your dog's life. Please use the article and chart below for excellent guidance and ideas.
Please read this valuable article and take advantage of as many opportunities to socialize your puppy as you can. It will pay off!