Marsh's MINIATURE AMERICAN SHEPHERDS, "Marsh's MAS" Located in Nova Scotia, Canada. Contact us: marshsmas@gmail.com

 Poppy x Destah welcomed 5 puppies to the world on July 21, 2015


 

 


 

 


 

 


 

 

 

Poppy with her 5 newborn puppies

 

5 BLUE MERLES!!!
3 Females and 2 Males 

 

Puppies 24 Hours Old



 

3 Females 


 2 Males



 

 


 

 


 Puppies 48 Hours Old


 Pup #1

Female

Born: 7:52 am 07/21/15

Birth weight: 11.8 oz

Puppy is a light blue merle with white trim and appears to have no tan points.
She has a large white blaze and muzzle, angels kiss and white socks and belly. 


 


 

 Pup #2

Female

Born: 9:06 am 07/21/15

Birth weight: 11.7 oz

Puppy is a light blue merle with white trim with light tan points.
She has a full white collar, white blaze and muzzle, white socks and belly.


 


 

 Pup #3

Female

Born: 9:31 am 07/21/15

Birth weight: 13.1 oz

Puppy is a dark blue merle with white trim with dark tan points.
She has a white blaze, right side of muzzle is white, white socks and belly. May have some dilute patches on back.


 


 

 Pup #4

Male

Born: 11:16 am 07/21/15

Birth weight: 11.8 oz

Puppy is a light blue merle with white trim and appears to have no tan points.
He has a partial thin collar on his right side, white blaze and muzzle, white socks and belly.
Dilute patch on right side.


 


 

 Pup #5

Male

Born: 1:10 pm 07/21/15

Birth weight: 11.7 oz

Puppy is a dark blue merle with white trim and appears to have no tan points.
He has a small white blaze, right side of muzzle is white, white socks and belly. 


 


 


Neurological Stimulation starts 
when puppies are 3 Days Old


 Pup #1 Demonstrating 
Head Held Erect

Pup #2 Demonstrating 
Head Pointed Down 


 

       Pup #3 Demonstrating        
Supine Position 

 Pup #4 Demonstrating
  Tactile Stimulation  


 

 Pup #5 Demonstrating Thermal Stimulation


 


 

 
 


 

 

Individual smells are introduced to the puppies between days 4-14. 
A puppy's sense of smell is heightened during this time while their eyes and ears are still closed.


 Day 4
Scent: Earth


 Day 5
    Scent: Chickens


 

 

 Day 6
Scent: stainless steal


 

   

Birth Weight:

24 hours

48 hours

72  hours

4 days old

5 days old

6 days old

7 days old

 

Puppy #1

11.8 oz
+ 2.2

14 oz
+ 2

1 lb
+ 2

1 lb 2 oz
 + 2

1 lb 4 oz
+ 1

1 lb 5 oz
+ 3

1 lb 8 oz
+ 1

1 lb 9 oz

Puppy #2

11.7 oz
+ 1.5

13.2 oz
+ 1.3

14.5 oz
+ 1.5

1 lb 
+ 2

1 lb 2 oz
+ 2

1 lb 4 oz
+ 2

1 lb 6 oz
+ 1

1 lb 7 oz

Puppy #3

13.1 oz
+ 2.1

15.2 oz
+ 1.8

1 lb 1 oz
+ 3

1 lb 4 oz
+ 3

1 lb 7 oz
+ 1

1 lb 8 oz
+ 3

1 lb 
11 oz
+ 2

1 lb 
13 oz

Puppy #4

11.1 oz
+ 2.4

13.5 oz
+ 2.5

1 lb
+ 2

1 lb 2 oz
+ 2

1 lb 4 oz
+ 1

1 lb 5 oz
+ 4

1 lb 9 oz
+ 2

1 lb 
11 oz

Puppy #5
11.7 oz
+ 1.3

13 oz
+ 2.5

15.5 oz
+ 2.5

1 lb 2 oz
+ 1

1 lb 3 oz
+ 1

1 lb 4 oz
+ 2

1 lb 6 oz
+ 2

1 lb 8 oz


 

 Birth- Day 6

Marsh's MINIATURE AMERICAN SHEPHERDS, "Marsh's MAS" Located in Nova Scotia, Canada. Contact us: marshsmas@gmail.com