Puppy Culture

Cindy Benson is a networked Maremma Sheepdog breeder on the Worldwide Breeders Map with Jane Killion's Puppy Culture. 


Benson Maremma Sheepdogs are "puppies raised with Puppy Culture."


Puppy Culture has a series of training videos that represent a gold standard in puppy rearing and early socialization. The videos have the following topics:

  • Preparation and Prenatal Care

  • Early Neurological Stimulation

  • Weaning Setup and Suggestions 

  • Developmental Periods

    • Understanding Behavioral Markers

    • Age Appropriate Games and Exercises

    • Handling Fear Periods

  • Enrichment Effect

    • Creating an Enriching Environment 

    • Puzzles and Problem Solving

    • Active vs Passive Challenges

  • Early Socialization

    • Safety Measures

    • How to Hold a Puppy Party

    • Vaccination vs Socialization 

  • Communication Trinity

    • Training Marker

    • Offering Good Behaviors

    • Manding

  • Problem Prevention

    • Emotional Resiliency Exercises

    • Anti-Aggression Protocols 

    • Sound-Proofing Puppies

  • Preparing Your Puppy Buyers