What to Get, Pre-Puppy

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• Gimborn Natural Beef Bone
A behavioral pacifier ($3.19 at Pet Central, 247 W. 23rd St., nr. Seventh Ave.; 646-486-1662).

• Simple Solution Puppy Training Pads
Adhesive strips mean the pad won’t bunch ($44.99 for a pack of 100 at Pet Market, 224 W. 72nd St., nr. Broadway; 212-799-4200).

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• Busy Buddy Chew Toys
Hide treats inside ($4.99 to $14.99 at Pet Central, 193 Madison Ave., nr. 34th St.; 212-481-4044).

• Petmate Kennel Cab
Plastic walls are safer than metal ($41.99 for a medium at Petco, 147 E. 86th St., at Lexington Ave.; 212-831-8001).

Hound Health Handbook: The Definitive Guide to Keeping Your Dog Happy, Healthy & Active
By Betsy Brevitz ($16.95 at Barnes & Noble, 1972 Broadway, at 66th St.; 212-595-6859). Next: Top Ten City-Friendly Dogs

What to Get, Pre-Puppy