Xraying puppies and radiation question
So just curious, when you Xray for puppies, do you run any risks of harming the puppies with the radiation? Is there a best time that is both accurate and more safe?
Originally Posted by VaBeachFamily View Post
Also, you have to wait for the bones to calcify before you can get any type of conformation or count on puppies. That happens on or around 45 days. Before 45 days the radiographs can affect the development of the puppies. And unless you know the exact day of ovulation, you really do not know what day 45 is, so you should probably wait until day 50 or even 56.
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