Bringing a New Dog Home

Training a new dog

You just got a new dog and now you need to focus on pet health in San Jose ! Bringing a new dog home is always exciting, but it is important to do a little research to find out how to keep your pet safe, happy, and healthy.

As you will see in this video, it can take around two weeks for dogs to feel comfortable in their new surroundings. It is important to keep dogs on leashes when introducing them to each other—whether you are introducing a new dog to your family’s current dogs or socializing with other dogs. Focus on rewarding good behavior so your dog learns how to interact with other dogs as well as how to behave around people. Find a great San Jose veterinarian so you can also focus on your new dog’s health!