Congratulations on your new family member! So, you have a brand new puppy and you want to make sure that he grows up to be a happy, well-rounded, social dog. The most significant stage of socialization is between 4-12 weeks of age. Unfamiliar People – Take your puppy with you to visit friends, the receptionist…

Wisconsin Westie Rescue: “Changing lives one Westie at a time.” That’s our mission and our passion. Wisconsin Westie Rescue was founded by Laura Stafford in 1999. While visiting a Wisconsin shelter to pick up a Rottweiler for a breed rescue, she spotted a nearly hairless little dog in an adjacent kennel. Laura asked the shelter…