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

 Rosie and Angus welcomed 8 puppies to the world on July 29, 2015


 

 


 

 


 


 8 newborn puppies 


 


 


 

4 Female Red Tri's - 1 Male Red Tri -

 2 Female Red Merles - 1 Male Red Merle


   Puppies, 24 hours old


 



 

 


 


 


Puppies, 48 Hours Old 


Pup #1

Female

DOB: 10:00 am 07/29/15

Birth Weight: 9.7 oz

Puppy is a dark red tri with minimum white and dark tan points. 

She has a white pin stripe blaze, little white socks and a red dot on her right foot. 


 


 

Pup #2

Male

DOB: 10:51 am 07/29/15

Birth Weight: 10.4 oz

Puppy is a red merle with minimum white and dark tan points. 

He has a white pin stripe blaze and has little red spots covering his back.

 



 

 Pup #3

Female

DOB: 11:15 am 07/29/15

Birth Weight: 9.4 oz

Puppy is a red tri with minimum white and dark tan points. 

She has a white pin stripe blaze and a full white sock on her right foot.


 


 

 Pup #4

Female

DOB: 12:09 am 07/29/15

Birth Weight: 8.6 oz

Puppy is a red merle with minimum white and dark tan points. 

She has a white pin stripe blaze, a large red patch on the right side of her face and a red left leg.


 


 

 Pup #5

Female

DOB: 12:20 am 07/29/15

Birth Weight: 8.6 oz

Puppy is a red tri with minimum white and dark tan points. 

She has a white pin stripe blaze, has little white socks and has 2 white dots near her belly button. 


 


 

 Pup #6

Female

DOB: 12:52 am 07/29/15

Birth Weight: 10.4 oz

Puppy is a red merle with minimum white and dark tan points. 

She has a white pin stripe blaze, and large patches of red with dilute spots covering her body.


 


 

 Pup #7

Male

DOB: 1:01 am 07/29/15

Birth Weight: 9.5 oz

Puppy is a light red tri with minimum white and dark tan points. 

He has a white pin stripe blaze and has little white socks.


 


 

 Pup #8

Female

DOB: 1:16 am 07/29/15

Birth Weight: 11.2 oz

Puppy is a light red tri with minimum white and dark tan points. 

She has a white pin stripe blaze and has little white socks.


 


 


 

 
 


 


 Neurological Stimulation starts 
when puppies are 3 Days Old


Pup #1 Demonstrating 
Head Held Erect 

Pup #2 Demonstrating 
Head Held Down


 

 

Pup #3 Demonstrating Thermal Stimulation

 

 

 Pup #4 Demonstrating 
Tactile Stimulation  

 Pup #5 Demonstrating
Supine Position


 

 

 Pup #6 Demonstrating Thermal Stimulation

 

 

  Pup #7 Demonstrating
Head Held Erect

 Pup #8 Demonstrating 
Head Held Down


 


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 Steel

 

 

Birth Weight:

24 hours

48 hours

72  hours

4 days old

5 days old

6 days old

7 days old

Puppy #1

9.7 oz
-.1

9.6 oz

+.7

10.3 oz

+2
12.3 oz

+1.5
13.8 oz

+.6
14.4 oz

+1.6
1 lb

+1
1 lb
1 oz

Puppy #2

10.4 oz
-.1

10.3 oz

+.8

11.1 oz

+1.4
12.5 oz

+1.6

14.1 oz

+.9
15 oz

+.6
15.6 oz

+1.4
1 lb
1 oz

Puppy #3

9.4 oz
+.1

9.5 oz

+.5

10 oz

+1.3
11.3 oz

+.9
12.2 oz

+1.1
13.3 oz

+1.5
14.8 oz

+1.2
1 lb

Puppy #4

8.6 oz
-.1

8.5 oz

+.8

9.3 oz

+1.1
10.4 oz

+1.1
11.5 oz

+1
12.5 oz

+1.2
13.7 oz

+2.2
15.5 oz

Puppy #5

8.6 oz
-.1

8.5 oz

+.4
8.9 oz

+1.5
10.4 oz

+1



11.4 oz

+.9
12.3 oz

+1.1
13.2 oz

+2
15.2 oz

Puppy #6

10.4 oz
-.2

10.2 oz

+.8

11 oz

+1.2
12.2 oz

+1.5
13.7 oz

+1.6
15.3 oz

+.7
1 lb

+1
1 lb
2 oz

Puppy #7

9.5 oz
-.2

9.3 oz

+.4

9.7 oz

+1 
10.7 oz

+.6
11.3 oz

+.7
12 oz

+.6
12.6 oz

+.8
13.4 oz

Puppy #8

11.2 oz
-.2

11 oz

+.9

11.9 oz

+.8
12.7 oz

+1.7
14.4 oz

+.6
15 oz

+1
1 lb

+1

1 lb
2 oz


 

Birth-Day 6 

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