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The puppy has been born when is the best time to get the puppy? 6, 8, or 12 weeks?

Why do people wait longer or shorter time than others? Does it make a difference in the puppy's growth and development?

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I got my pup at 10 weeks, and he had no trouble moving to our house. I think he learned more socialization by staying with his mom and sister a little longer. I took a special toy to his hour the week before I brought him home so it would absorb some of their odors, and when I put it in his crate with him at night he felt less lonely. I knew he would grow to be a big dog, so I didn't want him in bed with us, so I put his crate right next to me, and he still sleeps there, but on his own bed, no crate. It'll be easier to housebreak him if he's a little older too.

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8 weeks is the best. Extreamly short answer; too early (6 weeks), the puppy hasn't learned enough from his littermates, too late (12 weeks) and he will have trouble transitioning to your house

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People get attached to puppies quickly i would say 8 weeks.

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6-8 weeks is said to be the best time to get a pup as in that period puppies develop their social and bonding skills and its said it will be easier for you to become the alpha to pup at that time. From my experience in training I agree

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Puppies are usually weened at around 6 weeks old and start eating solid food, so anytime after that is okay to remove from the litter. Some puppies do react from being taken from their littermates but with alittle TLC and they soon adjust. The sooner you get the dog, the sooner it will bond with you, a win/win for you both.

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I go with 8 weeks. I have had dogs all my life, and at 8 weeks, it is eating solid food, and able to get around very well. Good luck with your puppie. It has been shown that children who grow up around dogs have a much better immune system to colds, disease, etc, than those who don't. So if you have a child, good for you.

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Cool we've had about 12 dogs this one will make 13. We don't get to keep most of our dogs till they die ._.
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The law is 8 weeks. That is the time I got my puppy and they are ADORABLE!! :)

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