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If you plan on breeding your dog or your dog is pregnant, check out these articles on dog reproduction. We cover everything from dog gestation periods right up to the birth of the puppies.

What Is the Gestation Period for Dogs – The Answer is 64 Days

Whether it is a Great Dane, or the tiny Chihuahua, the gestation period is the same, approximately nine weeks. Pregnancy in the dog (all breeds) lasts about 2 months which is 60-64 days. The canine reproductive life varies greatly...

Becoming a Dog Breeder

When I first started looking at Labrador Retrievers I was looking for a dog that would make an excellent breeding dog. Breeding wasn’t my first plan but I wanted to have the option open just in case I really...

How Long is a Dog Pregnant?

A pregnant pooch can be an exciting adventure or a source of significant worry, depending on whether it was a planned event or if your sweet little Precious took herself out for a night on the town without your...

Pros and Cons of Spaying and Neutering a Dog

Ask most dog lovers and they will tell you that you should have your pet spayed or neutered, the sooner the better. For most pet owners it is good advice to have their pets altered if they don’t intend...

Are You the Best Breeder for My Puppy?

When it comes to choosing a puppy, many people take into account all the factors that are important. They think of things like, “What breed is best for me and my family,” “Are the parents of the puppies healthy,”...

What Age Can You Neuter a Puppy?

Each year, millions of unwanted animals are euthanized at shelters all around the United States. There are far more animals than there are homes for them, and every pet owner has the potential to help decrease this problem by...

Popular Dog Articles

What Should You Feed a Dog with Diarrhea

When human members of your household are suffering from diarrhea, you probably have some tried and true methods of helping to alleviate it. One of the first things you do is likely to involve the choice of foods the person eats. Obviously, what one eats can have a direct...

Traveling With Dogs – Taking Your Pet on Vacation

Heading on your next vacation and want to bring your pooch (or pooches) along? No problem. Thanks to many hotels and resorts responding to the requests of pet lovers, there are many options available to ensure that both you and your pets have a great time on your next...

Separation Anxiety and Dogs – Solving the Problem

A father heading to war tells his young son he is now the man of the house and ‘to look after his mother and little sisters’. The child is left with not only the trauma of possibly never seeing his father again but with the added pressure of being...