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Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.
At 8 weeks, she should have all of her puppy teeth visible. If not, I suspect someone may be trying to sell off barely weaned puppies and is not a tolerable practice. Most puppies will acquire their very first deciduous teeth around 4-5 weeks of age. If age is not the most concerning factor here, a congenital issue.Before any sale of puppies happen, they need to be vet checked, vaccinated, dewormed and given medical approval for the pups to be placed. Did this family provide proof of such a visit or visits?
If the puppy has had absolutely no vet check, I would wait until Friday. If possible, attend the vet check to be able to ask specifically why this puppy does not have the proper teeth for its age. If there is no reasonable answer for this, you're correct to be concerned long-term for her health.
Let's hope there is a reason and, if so, that the vet can explain. Sometimes very tiny puppies have very tiny teeth so they may simply be present at the gum line. But, if not, this might be a good time to decide to wait for a more healthy puppy.
Whew! That's excellent news and speaks to their credibility. I'm afraid veterinary staff so frequently see shady deals involving puppies that almost all of us are biased against them happening, especially with first time or 'accidental' litters. There is a LOT that goes into ensuring that two dogs are healthy enough to make babies and a lot of people simply let them breed because they are intact and of a certain breed. Those are the puppies we want owners to stay far away from as there have been few, if any, procedures to check long term health such as heart, thyroid, hips, elbows, etc.
No worries. If this doesn't work out, consider working looking on Petfinder.com. A great deal of puppies "Morkie" puppies do come into rescue and you can use the website to search for breed, age, gender, etc.
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