Shepherds Rest Farm

Breeding New Anatolian Shepherd Import Lines - Direct From Turkey

Name:  Shepherds Rest Farm

Location:  Newberg, Oregon, United States

Friday, February 27, 2015

Yasmine X Duman Pups 2 Weeks Old


Female 1:  4 lbs 11.4 oz
(gained 24.3 oz in a week)

Female 2:  4 lbs 5.1 oz
(gained 24.9 oz in a week)

Female 3:  4 lbs 10.4 oz
(gained 26.3 oz in a week)

Male 1:  4 lbs 0.5 oz
(gained 23.3 oz in a week)

Male 2:  4 lbs 7.5 oz
(gained 23.2 oz in a week)

Male 3:  4 lbs 9.0 oz
(gained 22.8 oz in a week)

Male 4:  4 lbs 4.9 oz
(gained 21.2 oz in a week)

The gang:

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Kepi X Gunner Pups 1 Week Old

The gang

Female:  56.6 oz
(gained 29.8 oz in a week)

Male 1:   60.8 oz
(gained 31.0 oz)

Male 2:  51.3 oz
(gained 23.7 oz)

All are healthy, roly-poly fat pups.  Mother Kepi is loving them and feeding/cleaning them well.  Eyes and ears open this week!  One more week and the pups can regulate their own body temperature.

Friday, February 20, 2015

Yasmine X Duman Pups 1 Week Old

The Females:
Female 1 (2nd born)
48.4 oz (gained 25.7 oz in first week)

Female 2 (3rd-born)
41.7 oz (gained 20.2 oz)

Female 3 (5th-born)
44.7 oz (gained 21.5 oz)

The Males:
Male 1 (1st-born)
36.5 oz (gained 19.4 oz)

Male 2 (4th-born)
44.0 oz (gained 22.5 oz)

Male 3 (6th-born)
45.4 oz (gained 22.9 oz)

Male 4 (7th-born)
43.7 oz (gained 22.8 oz)

Kepi X Gunner (Topcu Subayi) Litter Born

Kepi and Gunner's 3 puppies (1 female and 2 males) were born Sunday, February 15, the day after Valentine's Day.

Kepi 's webpage can be seen here:
Gunner's webpage can be seen here:

The female with high socks on both front legs was 26.8 oz at birth.
The male with a high sock on his right front leg was 29.8 oz.
The male with a high sock on his left front leg was 27.6 oz.

Yasmine X Duman Litter

Yasmine and Duman's litter of 7 was born on Friday, February 13, the day before Valentine's Day!  Yasmine is a two-year old Turkish Import new to Shepherds Rest Farm this last October.  See her webpage here:

Duman is an older Turkish Import who has sired some previous litters here at Shepherds Rest.  His webpage can be viewed here:

Yasmine with her puppies, 3 fawn females, 3 fawn males, and 1 pinto male

Birth order and weights are below:
firstborn fawn male 17.1 oz born at 3:37 am
2nd born fawn female 22.7 oz
3rd born fawn female 21.5 oz
4th born fawn male 21.5 oz
5th born fawn female 23.2 oz
6th born fawn male 22.5 oz
7th born pinto male 20.9 oz

Mom with first pup in her first litter

Yasmine waiting to whelp.