Puppy Preparation List

Bringing your puppy home is a very exciting time! Here is a list to get you started on the things you’ll need.

  • Collar and Name Tag

  • Leash

  • Bed and blankets

  • Crate (if a large crate, a way to divide/block off extra space).

  • Puppy safe toys

  • Food and water bowls

  • Grooming brushes

  • Puppy shampoo

  • Food  – it’s best to start with their current food and transition slowly to a new food, if you decide to switch

  • Puppy training treats

  • House cleaning supplies

  • Enroll in a puppy class for training and socialization
  • Consider purchasing canine health insurance
  • Choose a vet and schedule an appointment for their next set of puppy shots