Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Life stage: growth

Introduction

  • Weaning is the period of time during which the young animal is introduced to alternative foods to its mother's milk, and continues until the pup has complete dietary independence of its mother.
  • Weaning usually commences at about 3 weeks of age and is complete from about 6 weeks.
  • Weaning is a phase of rapid growth and development.

Diet

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diseases

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Problems

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Procedures

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Behavior

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Further Reading

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