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how long can it take for a second puppy to be born once the

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how long can it take for a second puppy to be born once the first has been
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Justin replied 7 years ago.

Thanks for the question.


It can take up to 2 hours between puppies. I would recommend taking her to your veterinarian if it has been more than 2 hours between puppies, or if she is pushing hard for 20 minutes without making progress.


I hope this helps.

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