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Bronte's beautiful puppies at 8 weeks

This was taken of them at 8 weeks the night before the first puppy left for it's new home.

The first picture is of all her girls we have kept the middle girl (Sky) as my daughter want's to show her and then eventually breed from her.

The second picture in black and white is the boys we have kept the boy on the left (Oscar) the boy in the middle is called Orlando and the one on the left (Frank who got his name because he was wearing a blue collar and my daughters…

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Added by Pippa Wheater on December 5, 2012 at 6:47pm — 10 Comments

Hi everyone Just a quick update on puppies, weaning now is going great as they don't have much choice since mum has been very poorly and had to stay overnight at vets. We had to take her back again S…

Hi everyone Just a quick update on puppies, weaning now is going great as they don't have much choice since mum has been very poorly and had to stay overnight at vets.

We had to take her back again Saturday morning as another gland had swollen up and this time it had erupted which had left an big hole in her mammary gland. Poor love I so can sympathise with the mastitis as when I had my twins oh they were so painful when I was trying to stop breast feeding. Vet said it was a good…

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Added by Pippa Wheater on October 8, 2012 at 4:55pm — 5 Comments

Puppies now 4 weeks 1 day

Update on puppies and mum

Well a very eventful week really.

Started weaning on Monday and it went really well. Shame it didn't stay that way !!

I have fussy puppies well what did I expect as mum is a fussy so and so with food.

Wednesday I had a lovely lady and gentleman come to look at pups as interested in a girl. All was going well and they stayed an hour or so. Bronte fed her pups and then took herself off into the garden. She spent ages out there and…

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Added by Pippa Wheater on October 5, 2012 at 3:36am — 5 Comments

Puppies growing fast now 19 days old.

Just thought I would give everyone an update on how puppies are getting on.

Well what a difference a few days make and how quickly they are growing.

Last Thursday they were 14 days  old and only a few of them had opened their eyes and not properly either. In the last 2 days…

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Added by Pippa Wheater on September 24, 2012 at 12:17pm — 6 Comments

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Afternoon everyone

Haven't seen any more of the puppies today open their eyes. But they are all trying to stand up and they are crawling alot faster it's amazing to see how quickly they grow. 

Bronte is a good mum and feeds them well but when they are a sleep she likes to have a roam around and spend time with us, we have a baby monitor or should that be puppy monitor and as soon as they stir and she hears them crying she's straight back. She is staying with them all…

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Added by Pippa Wheater on September 18, 2012 at 10:46am — 1 Comment

Day 12

Hi all 

Day 12 

Update on puppies We've been patiently waiting for puppies to open their eyes So my daughter and her boyfriend were puppy cuddling when one of them yellow little girl who the kids have named her Millie.( Don't ask and I don't why Millie but  my girls can be a little random.) Anyway back to the puppy it opened ts eyes. Yipee at last.

Pictures to follow so everyone can take a look at how much bigger they are.

Added by Pippa Wheater on September 17, 2012 at 6:49pm — 2 Comments

Yes Catherine I will do but didn't realise I had to be a member of a breed association which I'm not at present, sent away the forms just waiting to hear back. So then will get my advert posted.

Yes Catherine I will do but didn't realise I had to be a member of a breed association which I'm not at present, sent away the forms just waiting to hear back. So then will get my advert posted.

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Added by Pippa Wheater on September 16, 2012 at 3:44pm — No Comments

Beautiful Irish Setter puppies for sale born 6/9/12

Beautiful Pedigree Irish Setters for sale

£650

 

Born 6th September 2012…

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Added by Pippa Wheater on September 16, 2012 at 6:55am — 4 Comments

Today the puppies are a week old and my how they have grown.  Yesterday Bronte was giving us a little cause for concern as she had taken up digging  holes and nesting again, Only wanting to stay with…

Today the puppies are a week old and my how they have grown. 

Yesterday Bronte was giving us a little cause for concern as she had taken up digging  holes and nesting again, Only wanting to stay with pups if they needed feeding, leaving them when they were asleep.

She dug a massive hole in the green house which had only just been filled in just before puppies were born. she climbed in my sons wardrobe and dug up all the clothes he had thrown in the bottom, like teenage…

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Added by Pippa Wheater on September 13, 2012 at 5:27pm — 2 Comments

Beautiful Puppies at last.

I have been a member for a while but have never blogged etc.

Wanted to share with everyone the birth of Bronte's beautiful puppies.

What a birthday present she had whats the chances of giving birth on your own birthday?

We had all been on tender hooks since the 3rd of September her date was the 5th but her temperature had come down and she was panting and very restless. 

Its that old wives tale a watched pot never boils !! 

Monday came and…

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Added by Pippa Wheater on September 12, 2012 at 6:47pm — 12 Comments

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