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10+ months:
Planning the future with your pup

Your puppy’s been through a lot the past year! There may still be puppy issues to address, but now is also the time to start looking ahead. Regular preventive care is the best way to give your puppyBFF a solid foundation for a healthy, happy life.

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Key health milestones for puppies aged 10+ months:

Your puppy needs different kinds of care for different ages. Have you completed these health milestones?

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Continue vaccination schedule

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Comprehensive exams

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Time for tooth care

All about puppy wellness

Check out these resources as you learn more about raising your pup at this age.

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Take the time for teeth

Here’s what to know about important at-home dental care routines that can help keep your pet’s very important mouth happier and healthier.

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Be in tune with body language

You know your pup better than anyone, and you can pick up subtle changes that could signal a need to address a health or behavioral issue.

How to decode pup body language
Puppy wellness is a great big ball of love, insight, and veterinary care
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Take smart vet care

Our veterinary teams draw on a nationwide network of knowledge to create a petcare plan designed around your pup’s unique health needs.

Why vet care matters
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Add insights into puppy behavior

The right info about pet behavior and training can help you build, maintain, and grow the special bond between you and the dog you love.

Know your pup
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And bring the love

Health, understanding, and happiness are the best foundations for a pet life well lived — for every fun, furry, snuggly-sweet moment you and your doggy BFF share.

Let’s get happy
What other pup things should I know?
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Know your pup’s moods

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Uh, what’s up with your butt?

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