Local Dog Gives Birth To 18 Puppies
On Monday, July 19, Lay Lae was in labor from 5:38 a.m. to 11 a.m. and gave birth to an outstanding 18 puppies sired by the owner’s other dog, Hustle (pictured in the kennel). Veterinarian Dr. Mancuso from the Animal Hospital of Five Towns delivered the large litter. Unfortunately, one puppy died after it was born, but the remaining 17 are very healthy. Dr. Mancuso said he had never delivered or seen such a large litter before.