Maxi whelped three beautiful girls! Labor went well. First puppy arrived at 2:15 pm. Second took her sweet time and arrived at 5:00. Last puppy came at 6:10. All are nursing well and have good weights: 5.0 to 6.7 ounces. More photos to follow. Sire is Potter….CH Bristolwood Carneys Mischief in MacGregors Garden. Potter and … [Read more…]
Just wanted to report that Margo has found a wonderful family in Wisconsin. A very happy ending indeed!
Due to some very unfortunate circumstances, little Margo needs a new home. She is out of my Marli/Ruger litter that whelped February 27, 2014. So she is 2 years old. Margo has a very sweet disposition and is currently on day 2 of trying to adjust to my pack. She is timid (who wouldn’t be, … [Read more…]
Uno was born April 19 in Florida and moved with us to Michigan the end of April. He is still available and will be old enough to leave us on June 14. His mom is Marli and his father is Potter.
Click on this post’s headline to view the viedo. Puppies are 5 weeks old now and able to enjoy the wonderful weather in Southwest Florida. It took a few minutes to get accustomed to this new environment but pretty soon they were enjoying their picnic and the fresh Florida air!
Puppies are growing by leaps and bounds. So much has happened over the last few days I don’t know where to begin. We removed the rails in the whelping boxes because the puppies were big enough that mom would khow if she happened to sit on one of them….and, there is a lot more room … [Read more…]
Here are the next few puppy nurturing steps on Avid Dog. 7. On Days 3-16 do Avidog’s Early Scent Stimulation. Things like leaves, bark or wood. An orange peel or banana…we let them smell banana. Fresh evergreen or flowers…we introduced jatropha blooms from our patio. Fresh herbs…we introduced basil. 8. Give pups a floor with … [Read more…]
Today was a big day. I introduced the puppies to what I call kibble mush. It is the same dry dog food that my adults get but it is soaked in water and then mushed up like potatoes. It is about this time that the puppies show an interest in their momma’s food. When that … [Read more…]