Our question this week was:My dog was bred 70 days ago. She is pregnant – what should I do?
Hi – thanks for your email. Normal gestation in a dog is approximately 60 to 65 days – the average is 63 days. Seventy days is too long. I'd recommend that you take your dog to your veterinarian for evaluation. They may want to induce labor or perform a c-section.
A couple articles that may be helpful are – Pregnancy in Dogs
and C-section (Cesarean) in Dogs
. Also – this article on Dystocia in Dogs
(problems with birthing) may be useful.
Best of luck!
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