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The littles

Lyric’s pups are six weeks old today. We have two and a half more weeks with them before they go home to their “forevers”. How can that be possible? Mama Lyric is definitely cutting the apron strings and only wants … Continue reading

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Mom is best

Weaning puppies is a process as they start eating puppy food, but continue to nurse. And as they get older, mom wants more breaks away from her pups. Although each mom is different in her “style” of weaning and nurturing. … Continue reading

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Little explorers

I was sitting at the kitchen table working on my computer the other day when puppy fussing noises behind me in the living room interrupted my thoughts. I turned around to see Oakley laying on the floor outside of the … Continue reading

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Sharing

Treasure and Mercy and both doing great with their new Cavapoo babies (Mercy doesn’t even act like she had major surgery!) Dogs are so amazing. I remember what my C-section was like; ouch! And since Treasure had seven pups and … Continue reading

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Moving again

As I mentioned in a recent blog post, there is always a bit of moving and rearranging going on around here when we have litters of puppies. It happened again. It was time for Mercy and her two to have … Continue reading

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Mommy and me

Weaning continues for Nugget and Allie. She seems to enjoy her alone time and is resting a lot. But if she hears him fussing, she gets upset so I usually bring him to her so she can check on him … Continue reading

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Weaning

I know that little Nugget wants to hang onto mom as long as he can, but because she’s not feeling well and we want her body to concentrate on getting well instead of feeding him, we’re going to wean him … Continue reading

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Poor girl

Hubby and I were heading off to Spokane on Friday to get some shopping done before vacation. But I was a bit concerned with Allie. She had just been a big “off” this week. Nothing that I could put my … Continue reading

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Now hiring….(just kidding, I’m dreaming)

Seeking qualified…. nursery assistant; must monitor newborn pups 24/7 make sure they are nursing and mom is not laying on them, supplement if needed (tube feeding experience a plus), weigh twice a day, change bedding daily/or as needed, do ENS … Continue reading

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Mercy, Mercy

I am usually a bit apprehensive when I have a brand new expectant mom about to deliver her first batch of puppies. With the seasoned moms you kind of know what to expect, how they’ve acted before and how they’ve … Continue reading

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