The Question and Answer section for Animal Farm is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Napoleon confiscates the puppies and secludes them in a loft, where he transforms them into fierce, elitist guard dogs.
This is more of a creative assignment. I might consider:
All the animals seem to respect Old Major. I don't think "friends" describe the relationship to him. Old Major is a leader among the animals and they look to him for guidence.