14-01-2015

Pregnancy and Whelping – After the puppies have all arrived

Once you are certain that all the puppies have arrived clean up the area and put the puppies with their mother in the box. Make sure the mother has had a chance to relieve herself, although it may be

14-01-2015

Pregnancy and Whelping – Labor

Labor begins when your dog begins to push out the puppies. Sometimes dogs act like they have to relieve themselves and want to go out. Go out with our dog and watch her carefully. She may actually be

14-01-2015

Puppy Pointers – Feeding

Your puppy will do well on two feedings a day (feeding three times a day is not necessary but is OK if the puppy is under sixteen weeks of age). Occasionally, some of the toy breeds need to be fed num

14-01-2015

Puppy Pointers – Pests

Flea Control This is a time of great advances in the area of flea and tick control products. There are a wide variety of products available at this time. Many of the products are safe to use on puppie

14-01-2015

Puppy Pointers – Spay & Neuter

It is highly recommended to spay and neuter all animals that are not intended for breeding. In female dogs, spaying prevents heat cycles from occurring approximately every 5 months, and if performed b