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Dog breeder welcomes 27 mastiff puppies in same week

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A recent article on TODAY talks about a dog breeder in Germany who found herself with a total of 27 puppies all in one week!

Beatrice Oswald is a Mastiff breeder based in Aken, Germany. Her 2-year-old dog Elfi birthed a litter of 11 puppies first, and then three days later, her 3-year-old dog Anny had 16 puppies!

The mother dogs have not been able to provide enough milk for all of the puppies so Oswald and her friends have been bottle-feeding the hungry babies. She plans to keep them until they are old enough to be sold.

About Stacy @Trupanion

Stacy Kowalchuk is a dog mom to her rescued Whippet-mix, Ellie. During the week, you can find Stacy surfing (the internet, that is) and managing Trupanion's presence in the social media world. In her free time, Stacy likes to bake, especially cupcakes! To balance her culinary affinity, she also likes to stay active, especially with activities that include her dog such as hiking and going to dog parks.

One Response to Dog breeder welcomes 27 mastiff puppies in same week

  1. Heather says:

    That is just crazy. How in the world could you care for that many puppies? I hope they are bringing in reinforcements!

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