Critical Periods in Puppy Development – Malinois series

Dogs are considered to be puppies from birth to about 1 year of age, and during that first year, they go through several stages and development periods…


 Belgian Malinois are used as a working dog for tasks including detection of odors such as narcotics, explosives, and accelerants (for arson investigation); search and rescue missions and tracking humans for suspect apprehension in police work. The U.S. Secret Service uses Belgian Malinois to guard the grounds of the White House.