According to The Daily Puppy, dogs are known to sometimes eat their dead puppies. Cannibalism has been observed in dogs, but it is not commonplace. In theory, other dogs of any breed or mix are capable of eating their puppies, dead or alive.
Some breeds of dogs kill puppies due to the erratic movements and high-pitched sounds of some puppies being reminiscent of mice and other rodents. Mother dogs operate on instinct, seeing stillborn or unhealthy puppies as a danger to the rest of the litter. This has been observed to lead to the mother eating stillborn puppies or killing and eating unhealthy ones.Learn More
In some cases a mother dog kills and eats her puppies. This usually happens if the mother perceives her puppies as a threat to her safety, according to VCA Animal Hospitals.Full Answer >
Miniature collie puppies, more formally known as Shetland sheepdogs, were first bred as herding dogs. They are known for being fast, agile, loyal, smart, sensitive, shy and loving. Because they are so quick and agile, miniature collie puppies are great at sports and excel at agility tasks in competition. They make great guard dogs, as they tend to bark a lot. They are very intelligent, highly trainable and very energetic.Full Answer >
Mangoes are safe fruits to add to a dog's diet. Wash the fruit well and remove the pits prior to feeding mangoes to a dog.Full Answer >
Grapes and raisins can cause kidney failure or toxic reactions in dogs. Some dogs are more prone to developing kidney failure from the food than others, and the reason why they cause this ailment is unknown.Full Answer >