puppy

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puppy

the young of the canine species; usually used up to the age of 12 months.

fading puppy syndrome
see fading kitten/puppy syndrome.
puppy pyoderma
puppy strangles
see juvenile pyoderma.
puppy walker
a person who cares for a puppy during its formative stage, from weaning to about a year of age. A practice with dogs destined for the hunt or as guide dogs for the blind.
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Your behaviour towards that puppy dog was disgraceful.
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Emily is distressed by the creaks and squeaks in her house, so a little brown mouse persuades her to fill it with a variety of animals--a tabby cat, a puppy dog, a black sheep, a billy goat, a brown cow and a turtle dove.
I asked her if she liked the game and she said, 'It's lovely thank you, I like playing with the puppy dog.
I think we have to accept that Tony McCoy is not going to be the BBC sports personality or the journalists' puppy dog some may like him to be and just revel in his ability.
Vet Zara Boland said: "If you feel guilty as you tuck into turkey, sprouts and gravy don't be taken in by those puppy dog eyes.
The Giggles A giggler gets the giggles At every little thing--A puppy dog that sneezes, A cow that tries to sing.
After a line like that, it's no wonder Brian follows Alice around like a puppy dog.
It comes in a 16" square, tubular, or heart shape, or as a light-up teddy bear or puppy dog.
She takes him into her apartment, feeds him, and after falling in love with his curly brown hair and puppy dog eyes, decides to keep him as her pet.