Preparing your pet for a new baby

Boxer dog with pregnant womanBrisbane City Council has created a short film, Dog, Baby and You designed to help you prepare your dog for your baby's arrival.

Dog, Baby and You video

Some of the topics include:

  • preparing your dog for the baby's homecoming
  • helping your pet adjust to your baby's cry
  • pet care such as vet checks, grooming and arranging care
  • introducing the baby to the dog
  • safety in the car and with prams
  • getting ready for the active toddler years

Factsheet

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Dog, Baby and You video

Read the Dog, Baby and You video transcript.

Watch the Dog, Baby and You video to learn tips on how to prepare your dog for your new arrival.

View a collection of videos on YouTube.

Alternatively you can watch this video in an accessible player on Vimeo.

Note: you can search online for crying baby soundtracks.

26 November 2015