Why Mother Dogs Eat Puppies?

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It is not a common occurrence for mother dogs to eat their puppies. If they do, it is often because they are not prepared for motherhood or do not know what puppies are.
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Not all mother dogs will eat their puppies, but the most common reason would be that she is too young or immature to realize what the puppies are.
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In some cases the mother dog will eat her pups if they are either sick or if her maternal instinct tells her they won't do well. This helps insure the "survival of the fittest.
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Like all animals, canines have instincts that warn them when something is amiss. This instinct often kicks in when mother dogs gives birth to pups that will not thrive. Commonly known
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Mother dogs eating a puppy is usually the result of mental problem with the
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