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We've got Puppies!

Wednesday was a rough day ... my mama whelped, first losing one that hadn't quite closed up its skull (stillborn, thank goodness), and then two more straightforward, head-first, wiggly-body squeakers, and me with my excitement and trepidation, getting all their sexes wrong!

My kids thought we'd got two boys long enough to name them Bill and Ted, and now for love nor money, they will not budge on the names even after we discovered that one of them was a girl.

So, please meet Bill and "Theodora" or Ted:

They're bigger by nearly about 30 g (1 oz) than any of our babies from last year, and over the first five days, they've been gaining at nearly an ounce a day!

We are very relieved that both puppies have show homes ready for them, but there are never any guarantees in this kind of situation, so should you want a Toy Manchester puppy, please get in touch to fill out a puppy form.

Just in case.

The mama has been as good as gold as usual, so patiently feeding and grooming them about every minute of the day except for the odd nip out to the grassy fields.

So watch this space as Bill and Ted start on their excellent adventures!


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