and Danica with her girlie things.
When they are very young, the handling is more minimal so that they are not over-stressed. They do experience carefully structured exercises as prescribed in the bio-dog program but one must be cautious not to over-do this or the pup's young systems will be overly stressed. Better to err on the side of moderation than to get carried away with this.
If you are interested to learn more about the process of stimulating the pups to create advanced learners, follow this link the article by Carmen Battaglia.