In One Litter, A Dalmatian Dog Gives Birth To 19 Puppies

Dalmatians are a breed of dog that appears to be energetic, playful, and sensitive.Although some Dalmatian experts warn that the breed is too energetic for very young children, they are devoted to their families and excellent with children.These dogs are intelligent, trainable, and make great watchdogs.Dalmatians need human companionship to survive, and if left alone for an extended period of time, they may become destructive or melancholy.This dog would suit someone who enjoys spending time with animals.Dalmatians, like all dogs, require a lot of exercise to burn off their boundless energy.They are probably not suitable for apartment dwellers unless the family is committed to long, daily walks or runs.The Dalmatian prefers to live in an environment that allows him to run and play.

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Because of its popularity in the movies, the breed has become a popular choice.Some Dalmatians are reserved around strangers and aggressive toward other dogs, while others are shy if not thoroughly socialized and still others are tense.These dogs are notorious for having extraordinary “memories,” and they are said to remember any mistreatment for years.When Josh and Terri’s Dalmatian began to give birth, they had no idea what was in store for them!They knew Velma was pregnant and expected her to give birth to ten puppies, but they were surprised when she gave birth to 19 puppies at the end of the day.The puppies kept arriving at a rate of about one per hour, resulting in a 19-hour labor.

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“We have officially tied the national record for the most puppies born in the United States with 19 puppies.”Velma is the mother’s name, and she is doing fantastically well.We are currently helping her feed the puppies every 3-4 hours.They wrote on Facebook, “They are all priceless and one-of-a-kind.”In fact, this isn’t exactly 101 Dalmatians, but it might be the closest thing to it!Such a sweet story; let us know what you think and share it with your friends and family on social media!

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