Well my 4- day old puppy is not really eating to well. So normally I have started bottle fedding. But everytime I look at her she is gasping for air. I need to know what to do. I didn't even know that she was pregnate, she suprised me. I think that the puppy is a premature puppy. What do I do? I don't want it to die, it is her first puppy and it won't eat off her. And it seems everytime I feed her she dosen't really get anything to eat. Please Help.
What makes you think the pup is premature? If it has hair, it probably isn't. You really should have your veterinarian take a look at the pup and the mother, in order to get a better idea of what you're dealing with. If the pup isn't nursing very well, there are some feeding techniques you can try, one of which would be placing a temporary feeding tube.
Good luck with the pup...hope you can pull it through!
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