I was born a yellow pup; date, locality, pedigree and weight unknown.
>From a pedigreed yellow pup I grew up to be an anonymous yellow cur looking like a cross between an Angora cat and a box of lemons.
You'll let me bring my Aaron one o' these days, and he'll show her his little cart as his father's made for him, and the black-and-white pup
as he's got a-rearing."
They proved that a seal pup
could swim or not swim at birth by stating the proposition very bellicosely and then following it up with an attack on the opposing man's judgment, common sense, nationality, or past history.
Never did I think to live to hear such talk from a long-legged pup
. On to the cattle kraal, to the cattle kraal, People of the Axe, that I may hew this braggart's head from his shoulders.
Bonanza Creek he found staked from mouth to source, while every little draw and pup
and gulch that drained into it was like-wise staked.
The dog is shown giving birth to five brown pups
- and to a black and white striped pup
which looks different from the others five hours later.
One of the pups
is estimated to be nine weeks old and weighs 13.4 pounds; the second pup
, thought to be 10 weeks old, weighs 17 pounds.
All breeders are part of Premier Pups
' breeding program for a period of 8 years and all dogs are annually checked by the vet.
The three boisterous dhole youngsters were born on March 9, but keepers have only recently met the pups
face-to-face, as for the first 10 weeks of their lives they were kept hidden away in their den by seven-year-old mum, Berri.
n Never pay anything before you see the pup
. n Never buy a puppy that isn't eight weeks of age when you see it.
Mark said: " Roxy's doing well but because there are so many pups
she's struggling to feed them, so we have been helping her out with some special milk from the vets."