All dogs pass through various stages as they grow and develop.
Psychologists use the term critical period to describe a specific time in a dog's life when certain experiences have a lasting effect on their psychological development.
Understanding these critical periods and dog's stages of development will better help you understand your dog's behavior and how to handle him during these special times.
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