|June 15, 2005: Shadow
& Tinka .....engaged (first time mating) ........
|Tinka delivered two beautiful
puppies on August 15, 2005.....!
See below for the pictures.....of
Shadow and Tinka's first litter. That combination resulted in 2007 and 2008 in
Chow Kids too.
Yes....Shadow and Tinka (S&T)
started 'running' together on June 15, 2005 on and they 'met' twice since
Vita-Texla Tinka is a half
sister of Vita-Texla Susie. Susie
and Shadow had 10 puppies together (March 10, 2004) and thanks that
'dating' Miss Fawn Kaya found a home with her father Shadow in Tiel.
The chow kennel Vita-Texla
is situated on the island Texel and the home of several smooth Chows.
Next to mom 'Anouska', there
are Susie, Tinka, Laika, Lobke and Pandora.
15, 2005: Happy Chow News...... "Puppies"
On August 15, 2005 at about
6.30 PM Tinka started to be in labour and within an hour delivered two
Not clear yet what kind of
coat....rough? smooth? We will learn that very soon.
Both are blue coloured; one
male (birth-weight 370 g) and one female (birth-weight 356 g).
|Pictures shot 3 hours after
supplied by Van Slageren)
||A proud Tinka!
Tinka is very proud and showing
being a good mom for her little kids. In weight the puppies are approaching
It's not definite yet...,
but the blue male seems to be a rough chow. The female is a blue smooth.
Most important: Both are healthy and growing well.
Tinka with her two puppies
hands with puppies
above pictures were provided by the breeder (Vita-Texla,Nel and Henk van
12 days old.....
Tinka is taking care for her
little kids very well. She is a true mother and takes her time for the
kids. The two enjoy the milk. They grow very well and crowl around and
try to stand-up. See the picture on the right. Imagine.... near one kg
within a 12 days.....
with her two puppies
blue coloured male
blue cloured female
Shadow had clearly cheated
on her and went for Tinka. Sure you remember that Susie gave birth in 2004
to 10 puppies. Already a year ago. So it's understandable she is a bit
sad looking. She is showing symptoms of mothership these days...and she
took her chance to feed the puppies, while Tinka was off...
left for a moment..a chance for Susie.
Puppies growing fast..........
25 days old.....
They grow very fast and are
doing great. The colours of both are clearly blue. But what about the coat?
It looks like that the male
is staying smooth and the female is getting a rough coat. Not completely
Nevertheless they enjoy there
puppy-hood at Vita Texla.
near 6 weeks old... and both are definitely rough coated....
a cute lovely couple...brother and sister. Two beautiful, rough coated
and blue coloured Chows.
They do very well and next
to eating, sleeping they love to be outside and join the rest of the family
at Vita-Texla. Aunt Susie regular love to
Chow-sit, while Mom 'Tinka' is taking a rest.
Imagine.....already 6 weeks
Time flies. The female is
foreseen to go to new owners in a 2 weeks from now.
||Hungry and loving to be outside
weeks old..time flies...
growing and growing.
They are very active and playful
and like to be together as much as possible. Socializing is 'automatically'
in-line and learned from the family members.
The male is looking a lot
like his father when a puppy.....
'Shadows' take it easy
'Tinka' and the little male
looking to the photographer....
Anouska is very proud.
||'Well, not me.....', is what
the little male thinks...
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