Those teeth erupt around 3 weeks of age, and by 8 weeks your puppy should have the full set of deciduous teeth-28.
There are 6 incisors (small front teeth)
2 canines (fang teeth)
6 premolars (3 on each side)
All that on top and bottom jaw.
|Full set of puppy teeth|
A broken puppy, or adult tooth, can easily lead to an infection; many times not even visible, since the infection forms around the tip of the root.
Now it's time to visit your veterinarian, since the tooth most likely has to be removed.
No no toys for puppies:
- No toys, where his little teeth can get stuck in, no hard bones, or cooked bones.
Puppy teeth usually fall out at around 3-4 months of age.