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Dr. Greer’s Dog Breeding, Pregnancy and Whelping Plan
February 8, 2022
Creating a dog breeding schedule and following a solid plan for dog breeding, pregnancy and whelping is key to the success of producing healthy puppies and maintaining the well-being of their mother. With over 35 years of veterinary experience, Dr. Marty Greer, Revival’s Director of Veterinary Services has written this easy-to-follow dog breeding guide to help you plan for your own dog’s breeding, pregnancy and whelping experience.
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Written by: Marty Greer, DVM
Director of Veterinary Services
Marty Greer, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, has 40+ years’ experience in veterinary medicine, with special interests in canine reproduction and pediatrics. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Iowa State University in 1981. She’s served as Revival’s Director of Veterinary Services since 2019. In 2023, Dr. Greer was named the Westminster Kennel Club Veterinarian of the Year.