When Sanjana Madappa, from Bangalore, India fell pregnant with her first child she welcomed any advice she could get about being a new mother.

However, one thing she never expected anybody to say was that she should get rid of her five beloved rescue dogs – in fact she actually refused the idea.

Rather than pander to the more experienced moms, Sanjana and her husband Aditya Raheja, decided to show everyone just how much important her gorgeous pooches are in her growing family…

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