Translation of whelp in Spanish:

whelp

cachorro, n.

Pronunciation /wɛlp//(h)wɛlp/

noun

  • 1

    Zoology
    cachorro masculine
    cachorra feminine
    • Sometimes mothers will really put up a fuss about me taking their new whelps and putting them in a puppy box.
  • 2

    (impudent boy)
    mocoso masculine informal
    • I cannot describe to you my shock and fear at being woken by the vulgarities of a loutish young whelp, who had driven his auto-mobile next to the chamber's small window.
    • It was directed at those same teachers and bourgeois parents whose sanctions and strictures many of us young whelps so deeply resented.
    • The only prize a churlish young whelp like you should get is a good hiding!
    • What I want to know Nago is if that whelp of a boy is going through with his orders.
    • I remember your little friend shoving you into one before she because a pincushion, and you blasted me from there, you little whelp.

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (animal) parir
    • Twenty-four hours later, I was assembling the £50 Newborn flatpack, which arrived complete with fake fleece lining and a guide to whelping.
    • It is always a good idea to take your mom to the vet shortly after whelping to be sure she has not retained a placenta or even a dead puppy that will need to be expelled.
    • My dogs also like Pedigree Canned Puppy food right after whelping.
    • And we expect that she'll whelp any time from this weekend.
    • The gloves were off from an early stage as a host of young greyhounds whelped January ‘01 or later went in search of the prize.
    • I myself signed off on the plan before you were whelped, and it has ensured that I stay rich and powerful long after I should have been dead.
    • Make it sloppy food for the first few days after the whelping.
    • Not all shih-tzu mothers do what they are suppose to do, and in these cases, a breeder must act quickly to save the newly whelped shih-tzu puppy.
    • No one knows for certain when the first Rottweiler came to America, but the first litter of Rotties whelped in this country was born in 1930.
    • If she is too exhausted to eat right after whelping, she will be ready by the next day most usually.
    • It was the first outing for both of these young brindle bitches which were whelped in February and March 02.
    • The son of a Sussex spaniel sire and a field spaniel dam, Obo was whelped in 1879.
    • About two or two-and-a-half weeks to go now till whelping.
    • Her attitude can affect her puppies in utero and then later after whelping as well.
    • The length of most bitch pregnancies is 63 days and most show signs when they are just about ready to whelp.
    • Debra has sent me a copy of a well-written piece on Norwich Terriers from Dog World a few years ago, which sums up the breed's difficulty whelping rather well, I thought.
    • If more than four contractures there may be a problem if the Shih Tzu puppy has not been whelped.
    • That same year the kennel registered the first Doberman in the American Kennel Club Stud Book, Doberman Intelectus, whelped June 20, 1908.