Can a dog have two dads?
It means that yes, the litter of puppies will have more than one father.
If Sophie mates with multiple dogs, then yes, she can easily get pregnant and the litter of puppies can have different fathers.
But to each their own.
This means that a puppy cannot have two fathers, but each puppy can have a different father.
When you take all kinds of dogs into consideration, an average litter ranges between six and ten puppies.
In the case of your little Yorkie, she is likely to give birth to three or five pups on the higher side.
However, some dogs can pop out one puppy depending on various factors.
The truth is that there is no specific age or rule for when a puppy can start eating rawhide, and opinions differ greatly depending on who you ask.
Some provide rawhide treats to their puppies at as young as 10 weeks, and others don't even give their adult dogs rawhide.
The most common cause of allergy symptoms in dogs is pollen which causes symptoms when inhaled as well as when contacting the skin.
We don't know the reason why some dogs develop allergies.
Allergic dermatitis can cause itchy skin, hair loss, redness, bumps, scabs, darkened skin, moist skin, and abnormal odors.
These are benign, meaning not cancerous.
Fewer than half of lumps and bumps you find on a dog are malignant, or cancerous.
Still, they can look the same from the outside, so it's hard to tell.
Unless you're sure about the cause of a lump or bump, bring your dog in for an exam.
Under the Control of Dogs Order 1992, all Dogs must wear a collar and identity tag in a public place.
The tag must show the owner's name and address.
Dog wardens can enforce this law and fines of up to £5000 can be given by the Courts for an offence.
Licensed breeders must: Not mate a bitch less than 12 months old.
Not whelp more than four litters from a bitch.
Not whelp two litters within a 12 month period from the same bitch.