E Litter Pictures 4/1/17

We had a beautiful, sunny day here and the puppies made it outside for some fresh air, sunshine, and a nap. Unfortunately, the kennel cough we brought home from the specialty has now spread to the puppies and a few of them are coughing.  We are watching them closely and…

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The E Litter at Four Weeks

Well, it is a whole new ball game around here.  The little darlings have turned into a marauding, demanding pack of furry velociraptors.  😉  They are quite mobile now and they have begun eating a bit of solid food together with their goat milk and nursing (although Amiass is less…

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The E Litter at Three Weeks

We had an unusually warm, spring day today and we seized upon it to give the puppies their first experience outdoors on the grass.  They hated it.  🙁  We’ll try again soon. They’ve had their nails cut twice now.  (The boys are decidedly more cooperative about this than the girls.)…

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The E Litter at Two Weeks

I was out of town for our National Specialty Show on Friday, when the little dumplings turned two weeks of age, so these photos were not taken until Sunday evening, a couple of days late.  All of their eyes are opened now, and they are beginning to experiment with play and…

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E-Litter Day 5

The babies are growing by leaps and bounds and they are plump and glossy.  Some of them are really beginning to walk already.  Their colors continue to change and lighten.  It remains to be seen whether one of these girls is going to be a black brindle or if they…

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The Ocerico D Litter on 2/16/14

We had dear friends come to visit today and to socialize with the puppies.  Elaine, Ann and Karen came up from Springfield, and our first little boy left with them this afternoon.  It’s always very tough when the first puppy leaves, and it seems like even his six siblings are…

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The D Litter Update 2/15/14

Sorry for the delay since our last update.  Things have been very hectic around here. The puppies are getting big now, and they are busy.  Some are quite a bit busier than others, and it is great to see how each of them is blooming in his or her own way.…

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