Puppy Articles

Raising a puppy is an exciting and rewarding journey, but it can also come with many questions and challenges. As a new puppy owner, you may seek guidance on various aspects of puppy care, such as understanding puppy behaviors, feeding puppies, tips on getting a puppy, puppy health, and puppy training. Our Purina dog experts are here to help with a collection of puppy articles packed with tips and information, ensuring that you're well-prepared to provide the best possible care for your adorable canine companion. Let our experts share their knowledge and experience, enabling you to confidently navigate the world of puppy care and lay the foundation for a lifetime of love and happiness with your charming new family member.

Puppy Energy Levels by Age

Puppy Energy Levels by Age

As puppies grow and change, their activity and energy levels change. Purina's team of pet care experts prepare you for what to expect at various stages of their life.

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Puppy Chewing: How to Stop Destructive Chewing
Puppy Chewing: How to Stop Destructive Chewing
Chewing is normal for puppies, but it can also be destructive. Learn why puppies chew & how to stop your puppy from chewing household objects with tips from Purina.
How to Help a Puppy With Separation Anxiety
How to Help a Puppy With Separation Anxiety
If your puppy scratches at the door, cries, barks excessively or chews things every time you leave the house, they may be suffering from separation anxiety.
Learn How to Leash Train Your Puppy
Learn How to Leash Train Your Puppy
How do you leash train a puppy? Find out how to make your puppy walks more enjoyable with these simple tips and steps for the best leash training techniques.
Puppy Training: Basic Puppy Training 101
Puppy Training: Basic Puppy Training 101
Basic puppy training is important to ensure your dog doesn’t develop bad behaviors. Learn what training your puppy entails at different stages of their development.
How Much Should I Feed My Puppy? A Complete Puppy Feeding Guide With Chart
How Much Should I Feed My Puppy? A Complete Puppy Feeding Guide With Chart
Wondering how much to feed your puppy? Our experts put together a puppy feeding chart and guide to help. Find out how much food your puppy needs at Purina.com.
What to Feed a Puppy
What to Feed a Puppy
Unsure of what to feed your puppy? Puppy food contains essential nutrients for your growing pup but comes in a variety of options. Find out what to feed a puppy at Purina.
Feeding Puppies: Everything You Need to Know
Feeding Puppies: Everything You Need to Know
Puppies require nutritionally complete and balanced, regular meals in order for your puppy to grow and develop. Let’s take a look at puppy nutrition together: what to feed, when to feed and when to switch to an adult food.
Tips for Introducing a New Puppy to a New Home & to Other Dogs & Cats
Tips for Introducing a New Puppy to a New Home & to Other Dogs & Cats
Getting a new puppy is exciting, but it’s important to prepare before bringing him home. Making sure your home is safe and knowing how to introduce him to other pets will go a long way in keeping everyone happy and comfortable.
Puppy Weight Chart — What Is a Healthy Weight?
Puppy Weight Chart — What Is a Healthy Weight?
There is a healthy weight range for every age & breed of dog. Find helpful tips and a puppy weight chart from Purina to help manage your puppy's weight.
How to Potty Train a Puppy
How to Potty Train a Puppy
Potty training a puppy can be challenging. Read Purina’s pet expert’s puppy potty training guide to set you and your puppy up for potty training success.
What’s Causing My Puppy’s Upset Stomach?
What’s Causing My Puppy’s Upset Stomach?
Because a puppy’s immune system is still developing, they can be at a higher risk for getting sick. Read about common causes for puppy tummy aches & symptoms.
New Puppy’s First Week Home
New Puppy’s First Week Home
Bringing home a new puppy is an exciting time. Learn Purina’s tips to prepare for your puppy’s first week home and lay the foundation for a long, happy life together.