Puppy Top Tips
We hand pick our brands
Our goal is clear - to provide your pet with the best nutrition on the market Dofos has been a family run business since it was established in 1953 and recently, we have questioned why we do what we do, and it was very clear that we as a business care for the animals we cater for. We focus on pet foods with high meat and great nutrition, and we dropped big brands made by big corps looking to make big profits in our industry with their food contradictory to our values as a business that cares for your pet
Puppy Top Tips 2023
1. Start training early
One of the most important things you can do for your new puppy is to start training them early. Puppies are sponges for information, and the earlier you start training, the easier it will be for them to learn good habits. Teach them basic commands like "sit," "stay," and "come," and work on house training as soon as possible. Consistency and positive reinforcement are key to successful training.
2. Provide plenty of exercise and socialization
Puppies have a lot of energy, and they need plenty of exercise to stay healthy and happy.
Take your puppy for walks, play fetch, and provide them with plenty of toys to keep them entertained. Socialization is also important for puppies, as it helps them learn how to interact with other dogs and people. Take your puppy to dog parks or puppy socialization classes to give them opportunities to play and socialize with others.
4. Grooming is important
Grooming is an important part of caring for your puppy.
Brush their coat regularly, trim their nails, and clean their ears and teeth. This will help keep them clean and healthy, and also strengthen your bond with your new puppy.
We offer a Puppy intro service in our grooming salons this is a great way to get your puppy used to the grooming process from a young age.
5. Be mindful of their diet
Your puppy's diet is an important factor in their overall health and well-being. Choose a high-quality puppy food that meets their nutritional needs, and be mindful of the amount you are feeding them. Overfeeding can lead to obesity and other health problems.Shop Puppy Products
6. Be patient and consistent
Finally, be patient and consistent with your puppy. Remember that they are still learning, and it will take time for them to fully understand what you expect of them.
Consistency is key when it comes to training, so make sure everyone in your household is on the same page. And most importantly, enjoy your new furry friend! Puppies bring a lot of joy and love into our lives, and they are worth all the effort and responsibility that comes with being a pet owner.
Must Have Items
Choosing the best food for your puppy can be a hard one with lots of different brands and options out there. At Dofos we hand pick our brands only choosing the best foods free from nasty fillers and additives. Explore our foods we have fantastic range of Raw foods, High meat dry and wet foodsShop Puppy Foods
Wilderness foods are inspired by your dogs natural diet we have worked tirelessly with our nutritionists to create a range of foods best suited to your dog. We offer high meat ,single protein and grain free foods our full range has been carefully developed to exclude all fillers and additives.Shop Teething Chews Shop all Puppy
Puppy Training Pads
The Mikki Pup-Pee Pads have been designed with unique colour change technology which identifies when the pad needs to be replaced, making it easier to use. It is also scented to help your puppy find the pad easily. The micro channels have moisture pockets and a triple layer of Super Absorbent Polymer for maximum absorbent protection. It also helps prevent leaking to protect floors and carpets. The pad has 4 sticky corners which are non-slip and help secure it in place, leaving your house mess-free! Mikki Pup-Pee Pads are also ideal protection for the car if your dog/puppy suffers from travel sickness or is a nervous traveller.Shop all Puppy
At Dofos we test all our Apparel before we decide to stock them, ensuring your puppy is safe and comfortable when exploring.
We stock high performance dog apparel brands like Ruffwear, EzyDog and more!
Dog Grooming Trools
We have a great selection of dog grooming products including all natural vegan shampoos, perfect for puppies’ sensitive skin. In our stores we offer Puppy into sessions ion our dog grooming salons ensuring your new puppy gets used to the dog grooming process in a stress free environment.Shop grooming
Our all natural high meat training treats make the perfect reward for your new puppy.
They also come in a handy resealable pouch!
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