We Lost Her

No supplemental feedings or extra care was going to prevent the inevitable. So, so sad to announce that was lost our spotted sweetie this afternoon. I know what help we did give her was simply prolonging what was meant to be. From the second she took her first breath,...

In Morning’s Light

Colada and her babies are doing well after their first full 12 hours in the world and in morning’s light, I can see much more clearly what we are dealing with. Her boy and her last female are nice and plumpy, doing great actually. Her first and third females are...

All Before The Clock Struck 12

My first guess was right! Colada begged to go upstairs to the whelping suite around 8:30 pm tonight. All I could do was hope and pray she cooked um long enough. In addition to her non-textbook whelpings, she also has Stage Two habit that I really don’t know if...

It’s All Good

All new as well as permanent residents of the Figgy Clan has been napping calmly on the couch, loving the constant background noise of the Disney Channel for the last couple hours. With so much change and activity over the last few weeks, the dogs proved to me that...

Working’ Um Down

Today is Colada’s day 58 meaning she can go into labor any time starting today with a viable litter. Puppies born before day 58 of the pregnancy will not survive. And when it comes to Colada, getting her closer to her actual due date is preferred. In the past,...