Caesarean sections and Whelping Support
Preparing for your dog's labor and puppy care can be both exciting and fun, however knowing the signs of potential problems is extremely important. It is a good idea to keep track of your dog's breeding date to be able to prepare appropriately. Usually most animals deliver their babies without medical intervention. Some breeds have more challenges than others. Usually breeds such as bracychepalic are prone to having c-section interventions. For whelping a comfortable area should be provided and a safe confined area provided for puppies and mom after birth.
If this is your 1st time breeding it is a good idea to have your pet examined prior to her due date this will help you and your veterinarian create the best plan for you and your pregnant female. Its always best to know in advance what to watch for if any complications arise. Know we are here to help this process be a positive one.
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