Lily Has Puppies!!

Lily whelped 8 beautiful puppies October 11. Six boys and two girls. I’m sorry for the delayed posting but I had a hip replacement September 29 so we have been very busy!!! Anyway, mom and puppies are doing well. You can see more about the parents on my “New Litters” page. Meanwhile, here are some … [Read more…]

Moving On

Maxi’s puppies are moving on to their new families. I am so delighted with all the loving and nurturing homes that these kids are going to. And, all over the country! Florida, New York, California, Virginia and Michigan. Seamus is the only one left and, in the meantime, he is getting very spoiled by his … [Read more…]

Roll Out the Red Carpet!

Here are Maxi’s pups front and center! Aren’t they gorgeous? Maxi is such a good mom. Puppies are all gaining nicely. When I weigh them, I take a few minutes to stroke their tummies and nuzzle their little faces so they can get accustomed to people smells and touches. At this stage they are both … [Read more…]

Some Havanese Puppy Updates

From time to time I’m fortunate enough to get photos of my fur babies. Here are just a few along with notes from their happy owners! Dear Jacqui We thought you would be interested in Sammy’s progression over the last couple of weeks.He has quickly adjusted to our house and has himself quite comfortable.Sadie our … [Read more…]

The Results Are In!

My friend Linda assisted me in assessing the temperaments/ personalities of Marli’s puppies and they are closer in most respects than I thought. All three have socialized nicely. It helps to have them exposed to lots of dogs at various ages as well as lots of different people and children. Dillon went first. Over the … [Read more…]

Playing with the adult Havanese and Alex…So Much fun

I had my family here all last week which is my excuse for not posting! LOLAnyway, it certainly did not mean the pups were being ignored. Alex and Michael played with them every day. Here are some shots of Alex, Marli’s pups and all the other dogs playing in the yard. Enjoy!  Also, please forgive … [Read more…]

Marli’s Puppies Have Arrived

Our little Marli whelped three girls on Thursday afternoon. They are all black and tan with white on their paws and chests. Very sweet coloring. They will likely begin to show some tan markings in a week or so. All are a good size (5-6 ounces) and are nursing well. This is Marli’s first litter … [Read more…]

Meet Little Havanese Puppy Ziggy

Ziggy is the last of our eight puppy’s from our New Year’s Eve litter. He is just 8 weeks old, has his first shots, has a stellar report from my vet and is a very cuddly puppy. Here are some photos of Ziggy.You can see the results of our Volhard Personality Assessment on an earlier … [Read more…]

Volhard Personality Testing Results

Yesterday my daughter helped me conduct our Puppy Personality Assessments. You need someone the puppies do not know in order to get an accurate read. If you are interested in the test itself, how it is conducted and what the results mean, you can find it in this blog at: http://www.havanesehaven.blogspot.com/2012/08/volhard-puppy-personality-profile.html. Each puppy is tested … [Read more…]