Adolescent Dogs: 6 Facts To Know

What to expect during your dog’s adolescence - that time after puppyhood otherwise known as the teenage years!

Just about everyone knows to be prepared to deal with crazy/relentless puppy behavior, but way fewer dog owners, it seems, have been warned about the other challenging period in a dog’s life: adolescence! A quick Google search on the topic produces results peppered with words like “surviving,” “dealing with,” and “misbehavior.” These pages offer up a long list of things that can go wrong, and suggest it will be more than difficult to get through. Goodness, it sounds horrible!