Care List

What to Bring with You to Pick up Your New Puppy

ID tag
Car crate/carrier/blanket
Paper towels/plastic grocery bag

care list

Supplies to Have Ready at Home

Water and food dishes *Lixit crate water bottle, 64oz, is recommended
Blackwood puppy food
Food storage container and measuring cup

Flea and tick preventative *Seresto collar is recommended
Shampoo *Blue Dawn dish soap is recommended
Dog-specific nail clippers
Dental products

House Training
Home crate *We have found Kong crates to be of good quality – the bigger, the better.
Enzyme stain and odor remover
Pee pads, if needed
Pooper scooper and disposable bags
Training treats
Training books and/or phone apps

Pet gates
Pet-safe cleaners
Pet bed

Treats and Toys
Training treats
Deer antlers *Our dogs love these, and they keep them busy for hours.
Fetch and chew toys *Real tennis balls are more durable than dog-specific ones.
Plush toys
We do not recommend raw hide products