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Berner Pups

They are growing quickly! They are eating a lot of food, both chopped mix from the bowl (and on their heads) and also a chance to teeth and gnaw on some chicken wings. After all it IS Superbowl season.                 Dark girl is my little explorer. Here you […]

Berner Pups

Well, they continue to grow. They are now 4 weeks old today.  They like to explore and play in the box, on the box, and have little bursts of silly puppy energy.  They continue to get handled, turned up righ. And upside down, and have all their toes and all their other puppy parts touched. […]

Berner Pups

Three weeks old and the pups are getting big and curious.  Here is my little escapee just before she goes over the wall ( to safely land on the dog bed strategically located below). I have added another rail to the front, and momma can just hop over comfortably at about 15 inches.  next stage […]

Berner Pups

I put a piece of cardboard in the whelping box. Everyone had to go check it out, walk on it,and yes, since it was new, someone had to pee on it.  Bt after that it was a fun 5-10 minutes watching the four who werent napping come at the cardboard at top speed (not very […]

Berner Pups

How to spend a chilly morning, puppy style.  Cool enough to want to be close together, but not so cold we cant be belly up.  I have been slowly decreasing the house temperature down from a whelping day temperature of 72 and we are now set at 67. The pups continue to eat,sleep and grow. […]

Berner Pups

17 days old, just under 4 pounds. I think we can assume momma is producing plenty of milk. Tonight was the first time one showed interest in playing with the little purple toy by picking it up and moving it around.  Much wagging of tail was involved. Mainly they have been using them as pillows, […]

Berner Pups

Eyes have opened. We are at day 12 , and weighing in at about 3 pounds. young Master Pick is about 3 ounces heavier, white and right 3 ounces lighter. All are doing great. in the front is Kiss enjoying a nap with a belly full of milk!