How do you get a puppy to sleep at night without crying? Gradually your puppy will get more confident and be more likely to sleep through the night. You could try giving them their favourite toy or chew at bedtime (as long as it’s safe to leave them alone with it) as chewing can help soothe and calm them.
How do I settle my puppy at night?
- Stick to a set bedtime. Pets love routine, so get your puppy into a regular routine as soon as possible!
- Decide where they are sleeping.
- Keep calm.
- Sleep in the same room for the first few nights.
- Remind them of mum.
- Night time toilet breaks may be needed.
- It’s OK to comfort them.
Can a 10 week old puppy sleep through the night? When Do Puppies Start Sleeping Through the Night? Most puppies will sleep through the night by the time they’re about 4 months (16 weeks) old. But with some help, diligence, and proactive training, you may be able to get your puppy there even earlier!
Should I sleep with my puppy at night? A huge part of teaching your puppy to sleep on their own is to encourage their confidence and sense of independence. Sleeping with your puppy can inadvertently perpetuate their anxiety at being left alone and not allow your puppy the ability to build resilience.