Department pregnancy lasts about 63 days on average (9 weeks), but remember that not every last dog breeding (artificial or natural) pregnant.
Pregnancy diagnosis department:
The first three weeks of pregnancy often can not be detected any changes in the dog, the dog may begin to demand more attention, sometimes there is the beginning of a growing nipples and some dogs are showing signs of increased hunger (the signs can be eased using whats called “allergenic dog food”).
It is important to note that even in a “false pregnancy” may appear marks.
Methods for diagnosing pregnancy:
• Vagina typical transparent provision may appear, the provision appears about 4-5 weeks of pregnancy and lasts until birth.
• Ultrasound can detect pregnancy and pulse of the embryos starting at 28 days gestation (4 weeks) – ultrasound can not give absolute number of embryos, but allows to confirm the existence of pregnancy and the estimated number of embryos.
• about 5 weeks pregnant can often feel veterinarian start the enlarged uterus and the embryos inside (big dogs is very difficult).
• X-rays (X-ray) can demonstrate the pregnancy from the age of 42 days (6 weeks) when the bones begin to accumulate calcium. Making a photo near the end of pregnancy allows us to count the number of embryos and see that they are not too large passage through the birth canal.
It is important to continue to act normal with the dog, for example dogs perform regular physical activity should continue the exercise, but not excessively. If the dog gets high quality food supplement is not necessary (and it even may hurt a puppy) or other food early stages of pregnancy.
When pregnant (from 5-6 week gestation) and the pups begin to grow in the womb, you may want to add to the dog food of high quality puppies its food, with the progress of pregnancy increase the amount of food the cubs and reduce food for adults up to a week before birth – a long time ago and until weaning of pups dog puppies eat fine food. Since pregnancy plays a lot of belly, dog should be given small amounts of food several times a day. Important – main pups in utero growth occurs last two weeks of pregnancy!
The last week of pregnancy and the first few weeks after birth and breastfeeding dog can eat 2-4 times its normal amount of food before pregnancy, it is important to give her enough, but make sure she does not get fat at the same time.
Should be discussed with your veterinarian about Flea and Tick Control as well as for treatment of worms and vaccinations during pregnancy, some hazardous substances during pregnancy and some of them are safe. Usually it is best to take care of mother before birth than after the young puppies born!
Very important to consult with your veterinarian before giving any medication! Some of the most dangerous during pregnancy!
Preparations for the pregnancy:
As I mentioned before, a dog’s pregnancy lasts about 63 days after ovulation (which may be slightly different from breeding), or 57 days from the end of heat (you can set the date if the surfaces are made case the vet during rutting).
About two weeks before the expected birth date and should start to prepare a place littermates, a case can be a good place, and the dog can begin to get used to it, if you do not prepare a place she could give birth in the closet, on your bed or in the basement …
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