Christmas puppies have each been named after Santa's reindeer

Rescue Lurcher Mrs Claus who gave birth to her newborn puppies named Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen on Dec 20. See SWNS copy SWLEdogs: A miracle litter of eight white puppies have been born just five days before Christmas - and named after SANTA'S REINDEER.Rescue Lurcher Mrs Claus gave birth to her newborn puppies named Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen on Dec 20. All of the pups are a snowy shade of white and four-year-old Mrs Claus is nurturing them in their temporary home at Dogs Trust Leeds, West Yorks.
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A litter of eight white puppies were born five days before Christmas, and they’ve each been named after Santa’s reindeer. .

Rescue Lurcher Mrs Claus gave birth to her newborn puppies Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen on 20 December.

All of the pups are a snowy shade of white and four-year-old Mrs Claus is nurturing them in their temporary home at Dogs Trust Leeds.

Rescue Lurcher Mrs Claus who gave birth to her newborn puppies named Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen on Dec 20. See SWNS copy SWLEdogs: A miracle litter of eight white puppies have been born just five days before Christmas - and named after SANTA'S REINDEER.Rescue Lurcher Mrs Claus gave birth to her newborn puppies named Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen on Dec 20. All of the pups are a snowy shade of white and four-year-old Mrs Claus is nurturing them in their temporary home at Dogs Trust Leeds, West Yorks.
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The dogs will remain at the home to be cared for over Christmas Day and until they are old enough to go to their ‘forever’ home.

Amanda Sands, Rehoming Centre Manager at Dogs Trust Leeds said: ‘We may not have snow forecast here, but it’s certainly a white Christmas for us at Dogs Trust Leeds!

Rescue Lurcher Mrs Claus who gave birth to her newborn puppies named Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen on Dec 20. See SWNS copy SWLEdogs: A miracle litter of eight white puppies have been born just five days before Christmas - and named after SANTA'S REINDEER.Rescue Lurcher Mrs Claus gave birth to her newborn puppies named Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen on Dec 20. All of the pups are a snowy shade of white and four-year-old Mrs Claus is nurturing them in their temporary home at Dogs Trust Leeds, West Yorks.
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‘Mum and pups are happy, healthy and doing amazingly well – it’s our own little Christmas miracle.

‘Our team were on hand to help deliver the puppies and have been caring for mum and pups round-the-clock since their arrival.

Rescue Lurcher Mrs Claus who gave birth to her newborn puppies named Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen on Dec 20. See SWNS copy SWLEdogs: A miracle litter of eight white puppies have been born just five days before Christmas - and named after SANTA'S REINDEER.Rescue Lurcher Mrs Claus gave birth to her newborn puppies named Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen on Dec 20. All of the pups are a snowy shade of white and four-year-old Mrs Claus is nurturing them in their temporary home at Dogs Trust Leeds, West Yorks.
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‘They will be spending Christmas Day with us here and will remain in our care until they’re old enough to go to their forever homes.

‘It’s the 40th anniversary of our slogan a dog is for life, not just for Christmas, so we’d like to remind everyone that if you are thinking about getting a dog in 2019, please carefully consider the responsibilities of dog ownership before bringing a four-legged friend into your home.’