NC dog gives birth to record-setting number of puppies

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RALEIGH, N.C. – A North Carolina family is dealing with a record-setting amount of newborn puppies.

WRAL-TV reported that a family Labrador in Raleigh named Naia recently gave birth to 16 puppies, more than double the size of an average litter.

“It was a shock,” Dawn Parry, Naia’s owner said, according to WRAL-TV.

Parry and her husband, Bobby Parry, worked around the clock in the first few days to care for them, according to the TV station.

Full story, video: WRAL-TV