Dingoes breed once a year and a litter generally consists of five pups.
About 63.6 percent of the pups came from pairings within the same family group.
Female dingoes are also known to display aggressive behavior towards humans when their pups are born.
"young dog," 1760, shortened form of puppy (q.v.). Used from 1580s for "conceited person." Applied to the young of the fur seal from 1815. Used for "inexperienced person" by 1890. Pup tent (also dog tent) is from 1863. Sopwith pup, popular name of the Sopwith Scout Tractor airplane, is from 1917.
The feet; dogs (1923+)
[ultimately fr French poupe´e, ''doll'']