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How to prepare for your new AussieDoodle puppy

Get ready for your new Aussie Doodle Puppy!

Life as you know it is about to change, because these baby AussieDoodle puppies are smarter than you might think. Is your home puppy proofed? Where will your puppy sleep? What vet will you use? We’ll guide you through these questions and coach you how to get your puppy on track to being a well rounded, amazing dog.

Click the articles below to learn how to get ready for your new puppy.

AussieDoodles on an Airplane!

You're flying to pick up your puppy! In this article we will talk about everything you need to bring your puppy home on the airplane, and how to make the ride as smooth as possible. Don't worry, most puppies do just fine on the plane, and with a little love, your puppy will be happy to be close to you and heading to it's new furever home.

AussieDoodles on an Airplane!

What’s the best food for your AussieDoodle?

There are lots of great foods on the market but who can be sure which is the best for your dog? Rather you might be surprised with all the different dog foods we recommend.

What’s the best food for your AussieDoodle?

Setting up your AussieDoodle Puppy Profile

Before we can offer you a puppy, we need to have your deposit, your adoption agreement, and your puppy preferences. Here are instructions: 1. Log in with your email address and password by going to the top of this web page and clicking "Log In". If you don't know your password, use the "lost password" link to reset it.     2. Click edit, and set your puppy requirements, and click UPDATE. Then check your [read more]

Setting up your AussieDoodle Puppy Profile

Watch for the Critical fear period for AussieDoodle Puppies

The critical fear period for AussieDoodles is during 8-10 weeks of age. During this time, if they don't have a positive experience with something, they may develop a permanent fear of that thing for life. Here are some keys in creating an environment that will help form a socially self-confident puppy that is strongly bonded to you.

Watch for the Critical fear period for AussieDoodle Puppies

Why you should get a dog trainer for your AussieDoodle Puppy

Puppies enter our world not knowing our rules. They need to learn that behaviors such as barking, jumping, digging, and biting are inappropriate. Find out more about the ideal age to start training your AussieDoodle, and the benefits of shaping good behaviors for life.

Why you should get a dog trainer for your AussieDoodle Puppy

Puppy Medicine and Vaccinations for your AussieDoodle

You've welcomed an AwesomeDoodle puppy into your home! Now you're trying to sort through the information about puppy vaccinations and medicines, and which are required and optional. Learn more here about which vaccinations puppy needs, and the recommended schedule.

Puppy Medicine and Vaccinations for your AussieDoodle

4 rules for families with Kids and AussieDoodle Puppies

AussieDoodle Puppies tend to recognize children as playmates, especially if your kids are just as rambunctious as a puppy. Your puppy has been wrestling with it's litter mates for weeks, and now will probably try to wrestle with your kids. While it's fun for your kids to play with your puppy, there are some rules kids must follow:

4 rules for families with Kids and AussieDoodle Puppies

The first 2 weeks with your new AussieDoodle puppy

You've got your new puppy home. Now what? Feed it three times a day and potty train it? Yes, but there is much more. Your top priorities in the first few weeks are discussed in this article.

The first 2 weeks with your new AussieDoodle puppy

How to proof your home for your AussieDoodle Puppy

Want to know how to arrange the gates and crate in your living area so your AwesomeDoodle puppy is safe and near you? Remember, puppies want to be with people. They are not happy closed up in a room by themselves. Here are some recommendations to puppy-proof your home, and allow them to feel like part of the family. Bonus: These suggestions also help with the potty training process!

How to proof your home for your AussieDoodle Puppy

Don’t break these Golden Rules for AussieDoodle Puppies

These 5 golden rules for AussieDoodle Puppies will help you shape your pup into a well-behaved dog. What is the difference between "corrective" and "positive reinforcement" dog training? Every dog needs to know how to behave appropriately in its human's world. AwesomeDoodle's technique for training dogs is a combination of both positive reinforcement, and letting our dog know what we don't want. 

Don’t break these Golden Rules for AussieDoodle Puppies

Puppy Car Sickness / Motion Sickness

Seven tricks and tips to help your puppy get over car sickness. Follow this guide for best success and help your pup be happy to ride in the car. You want to "socialize" your puppy to car rides and teach them how to behave in the car but your AussieDoodle gets car sick and pukes on your leather seats? The good news is, most will outgrow this. In the meantime, here are some suggestions to help them overcome car sickness.

Puppy Car Sickness / Motion Sickness

AussieDoodle Puppy
 Shopping List

The first week with your new puppy will be busy. Plan on taking some time off work to help your pup through this transition. Your puppy will demand much attention. He/she will be whining the loss of litter mates, his/her mother, and the humans he has been with since birth. It’s your job to fill that role, ease the transition, and bond with your new companion. It’s time to visit the pet shop. Don’t wait [read more]

AussieDoodle Puppy
 Shopping List

Surviving the first 48 hours with your new AussieDoodle Puppy

The first 48 hours with your new puppy are critical to making it feel welcome and comfortable in his new home. We'll teach you how to monitor your puppy and go at his pace, when you're going for a ride, having guests over, getting him accustomed to his crate, and more.

Surviving the first 48 hours with your new AussieDoodle Puppy