Body Handling

Engage in frequent handling exercises simply to provide regular and positive physical contact from family members.

  • Touch/rub feet

  • Touch muzzle/teeth

  • Put hands in mouth

  • Rub ears

  • Lift up on tail

  • Rub all over the body

  • Lift/carry around

  • Teach your puppy to roll over

These simple handling methods will acclimate your puppy to regular hands-on exercises, and make your puppy less stressed with strangers and or veterinary visits.