What does a whelping box sound like? The noises a neonatal puppy make are called Et-epimeletic sounds.  These sounds are designed to induce adults to care for them.

Here are some high fidelity audio clips of Et-epimeletic sounds from Josie’s whelping box.

Sounds from the Whelping Box Clip 3
Sounds from the Whelping Box Clip 2
Sounds from the Whelping Box Clip 1