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Sponge Feeding Newborn Puppies - Great Idea!

Sponge Bob Square pants here we come!

Be sure to thank Pat Larson for sharing this handy tip for supplementing newborn puppies. Often those new babies refuse bottle feeding and many breeders feel a bit squeamish about tube feeding – OK – well, maybe that’s just me. 258 more words

Gordon Setter

Snot and other 'gifts' for our first Christmas

It has been a while since I last updated the blog (thank you for all the kind words about the previous episodes)… a combination of the Christmas holidays and getting back into the swing of things at work heading into a busy 2015 has meant that the blog has been placed firmly on the back burner. 972 more words

Inked Dad

Breast and Bottle Feeding... Difficulties...

When our lovely Omar was born the labour was incredibly quick – in hospital at 4am and delivered via forceps at 7.44am. I suppose it had to be as Omar had wrapped his umbilical cord around his neck and was having late heart decelerations. 1,147 more words

New Parents


Parenting involves a lot of work around “readiness”. And there’s good reason for that. Ultimately, if a kid isn’t developmentally ready for something- no rewarding, pleading, punishing, nagging, or anything else will be able to make it happen. 511 more words

Breastfeeding and its challenges: My story

Here’s another thing they don’t tell you while you’re pregnant – breastfeeding is not really that intuitive and it’s really hard to get the hang of. 1,034 more words

Baby 101

99 problems and the bottle is one

If it’s not one thing, it’s another. When you’re a new parent, fresh issues and challenges sprout up like weeds. At around 4-and-a-half months, the problem… 547 more words

Baby 101

Do you take breastfeeding selfies ? #BreastfeedingSelfies

I started taking pictures of my son breastfeeding. Recently he marked his 4 months on earth. With him getting much much bigger and his feet kicking every time I breastfeed him, some of the photographs are truly hilarious. 33 more words