Whelping yorkies. Whelping supplies checklist everything you need to whelp puppies and why im not a vet always seek professional advice for your dogs. I chewed up some calcium and gave it to her after the first contraction. There are too many checklists out there. Whelping stages stage 1 the first stage of labor typically begins 24 hours after the dogs rectal temperature drops from around 101 degrees f to 98 or 99 degrees f.
Whelping is the process of a dog giving birth to puppies and luckily the vast majority of bitches will have their pups without any help from you or anyone else. Milk begins to flow from the teats about one week prior to whelping. Signs of yorkie pregnancy the average size of litters false pregnancysigns of labor helping your yorkie deliver care after the birth and more. Learn about yorkshire terrier pregnancy.
According to the yorkie info center delivery of yorkies really should occur in a clinic unless you have experience as a breeder. Diy whelping box reusing what we already have minnie the yorkie. This is not however reliable in determining the date of whelping.