Normal Neonatal Puppy Development ChartLast updated: April 19, 2022
New puppy development by week is dramatic. Dr. Marty Greer, Revival's Director of Veterinary Services has written this simple puppy growth chart to help you assess what your puppies may need, and how they are developing. Are they warm enough? Is their weight gain on-track? How soon will their eyes open? What do I need to do and watch for to make sure they're growing the way they should?
You'll find answers to these questions and more in this chart, as well as feel confident that you're helping to raise healthy puppies.
Marty Greer, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, has 35+ years' experience in veterinary medicine, with special interests in canine reproduction and pediatrics. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Iowa State University in 1981. She's served as Revival's Director of Veterinary Services since 2019.
The materials, information and answers provided through this website are not intended to replace the medical advice or services of your personal veterinarian or other pet health care professional. Consult your own veterinarian for answers to specific medical questions, including diagnosis, treatment, therapy or medical attention.