Believe it or not, there’s a lot that goes into a good whelping room. It’s more than just a square box for mom and puppies with a heating lamp. Why do you need that heating lamp anyway? Click here and see what past whelping rooms looked like and how things have changed over time.
Equipment for raising a litter? What could that be? Well, it’s everything from the pen that’s used to daily record the weights of each puppy to the outside wading pool that teaches each puppy that the world isn’t such a scary place. Is the pen more important than the pool? Let’s find out.