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Old 03-09-2014, 08:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default My puppy seems to sleep all day?

He's 7 weeks old, just got him.

He fires around for like 20-30min, then will sleep for like an hour or so. He gets up, I take him out, he comes in, eats a bit, drinks a bit, spaz's around, then sleeping again. It almost seems like he sleeps 20 hours a day. Is this normal?

Been 13yrs since I had a GS puppy, but I remember my last dog not sleeping this much as a puppy.
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Yes, I think it's common for very young pups to sleep a lot. Our last puppy would sleep about the same... Enjoy it, it won't last long lol


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As long as he does get fired up and will play with you if you egg him on I don't see a problem with this. Just as long as he's not lethargic
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