The Importance of Early Socialization for dogs with Guest Jill Rappaport

Animal advocate Jill Rappaport joins Chris to promote and encourage pet adoption and to discuss the importance of early socialization for dogs.

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The Importance of Socialization

  • Socialization can make or break a dog and determines what kind of adult it will become.
  • Approximately 4,000 dogs a day are euthanized in this country—many due to the lack of proper socialization. 
  • A well-socialized dog is great with all people and other dogs and with proper training, can go with you anywhere.
  • Learn what socialization is and how you can take advantage of this very important stage in your dog's life.

Jill Rappaport

Jill Rappaport is best known as a correspondent on NBC’s TODAY Show and Nightly News. Jill has also become the face of rescue and the voice for the voiceless for animals in need. She works tirelessly to make a difference by shining a light on shelters across America. Her work has garnered her countless coveted awards and she has transformed her passion into purpose in raising both awareness and funds for rescue and adoption. Jill's “Best In Shelter with Jill Rappaport” primetime special debuted in 2015, which is a “Westminster for shelter pets and a game-changer for animals in need”. Jill is the proud pet parent of five rescue dogs and seven horses, whom she calls her “fur angels”.

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Links mentioned in this episode:

>>Jill Rappaport's "Best in Shelter"

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