The puppies have spent the last few days nursing and establishing their pecking order.  Whereas they were of all uniform size on day 1,  slight size and movement differences were noticeable today.

Growing babies

The pup closest to the front decides to push itself up on its front paws

Sue unwillingly took a day off from exercise the day of the whelping and is excited to be back out in the forest unburdened by a large belly.

Sue is feeling like her old self