Top 7 Fascinating Facts About Newborn Puppies

Puppy Development

Newborn puppies are blind, deaf, and toothless at birth, relying on their sense of smell and touch to navigate the world.

Bonding and Communication

Mother dogs use gentle touches and licking to bond with their puppies and facilitate communication.

Maternal Care

Mother dogs instinctively clean their puppies to stimulate breathing and keep them warm and clean.

Early Nutrition

In their first few weeks, puppies solely rely on their mother's milk for essential nutrients and antibodies.

Rapid Growth

Newborn puppies experience rapid growth, doubling their weight within the first week of life.

Sleep Patterns

Newborn puppies spend most of their time sleeping, up to 90% of the day.

Sensory Development

Puppies' eyes and ears open gradually during their first two weeks, enhancing their sensory experiences.

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