The Sounds, the Smells, the Warmth!!
There aren't enough adjectives to completely describe the full picture of a mother and her offspring in this completely content moment. The nursing puppies are cueing in a song that reminds me of the the rythmic sound of a honey bees in the hive. It lulls you. No wonder HIldie and the other pups are so soundly asleep. The whole whelping box has the smell of warm milk and puppy breath. This is hard to describe unless you have experienced it. Hildie is a very diligent mom and w