Breeding Detection Dogs with Kate Graham, Part 2

In this episode of K9 Conservationists, Kayla is back for part two with Kate Graham from Katalyst Kennels about breeding detection dogs.

Science Highlight: Effects of maternal investment, temperament, and cognition on guide dog success

What is important to consider for pregnant broods?

  • Appropriate exercise for pregnant broods to keep them fit, which is better and safer for whelping and recovery
  • Gestational appropriate diet
  • Puzzles and enrichment post birth can help dogs meet their enrichment needs while still looking after the puppies

What is important to consider for puppy raising?

  • Avidog or Puppy Culture are great to follow for puppies, or a mix of both

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Where to find Kate Graham:  Website | Instagram | Facebook

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