PUPPY              RESOURCES

Puppy Resources

How exciting, you have a new puppy! Now the work begins. To assist you in turning your puppy into a well socialized companion, we have provided the following resources.

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New Puppy Package (PDFs)

Canine Basic Health Check

Canine Diseases & Vaccinations

Ticks and Fleas

Canine Heartworm and Intestinal Parasites


Ear Care

Administering Medication

Household Dangers

Putting Your Puppy / Dog on Their Best Behaviour

Nutritional Requirements of Large/Giant Breed Puppies

General Puppy Training

Playlist: A Step by Step Guide to Teaching your Puppy or Dog (in order) - Zak George (videos)

I Got a New Puppy Series - Zak George (videos)

Perfect Puppy in 7 Days: How to Start Your Puppy Off Right - Dr. Sophia Yin (Amazon book)

Dr. Sophia Yin's Website

Puppy Socialization

Perfect Puppy in 7 Days: How to Start Your Puppy Off Right - Dr. Sophia Yin (book)

Puppy Socialization Checklist - Dr. Sophia Yin (PDF)

Puppy Socialization at the Dog Park - Robin Bennett (website)

Crate Training

Crate Training - Zak George (video)

Puppy Nipping & Biting

How to Train Your Puppy to Stop Biting You - Zak George (video)


3- 2512 Old Bronte Road,

Oakville, ON  L6M 4J3

Phone: (905) 469-2595

Fax:      (905) 825-9267

E:  reception@westoakanimalhospital.com


Monday:         8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday:         8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Wednesday:   8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Thursday:        8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Friday:             8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday:       10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sunday:          Closed


In the event of an after hours emergency with your sick or injured pet, please call one of the veterinary emergency clinics below:

Mississauga Oakville Veterinary Emergency Hospital

(905) 829-9444

Burlington Veterinary Emergency Hospital

(905) 637-8111