“Is socialising your dog before they’ve been fully vaccinated bad?”

By |2018-09-21T12:18:01+10:00June 29th, 2014|General Information, Safety Concerns, Socialisation|

Dear Sarah, I’ve been told by everyone that I should wait until my puppy has had all of her vaccinations before taking her out, and yet I’ve read that the best time to socialise dogs is between 8-12 weeks. I’m really confused. Cheryl A Hi Cheryl, You are right – this one can get very confusing. You will often get advice from many vets and breeders who will tell you not to take your puppy out before they’ve had all of their vaccinations (which can sometimes be as late as 14 weeks), and then trainers and vet behaviourists who [...]