A well-known Welsh children's song...

Dau gi bach - Welsh Children's Songs - Wales - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image


Here's an alternate translation of the 1st verse by Selwyn Lloyd-Jones:

Two little puppies going to the woods
A new shoe on each foot
Two little puppies coming home,
Having lost one of their shoes,
Two little puppies.


Click to hear the 1st verse sung.


Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Dau gi bach

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Rosemary Hughes for contributing the two first verses of this lullaby. Many thanks also to Catherine Duffau for providing the third verse and the English translation after calling upon her Welsh relatives' services. Many thanks to Selwyn Lloyd-Jones for the 2nd translation of the 1st verse.

Thanks to Monique Palomares for the illustration!

Diolch ÿn fawr!