border collie puppy

A Guide to Puppy Socialization

Dogs have a different way of socializing than people. They heavily rely on smell, body language and certain vocalizations. They can be as young as one week old when they begin to socialize. Puppies need to be isolated from all other dogs until he has had all his vaccines. The majority of puppies that have … Read more…

pomeranian puppy

Breeder Comparison Chart

Characteristics Backyard breeder Puppy Mill Commercial Breeder Hobby Breeder Experienced/trustworthy Breeder Has a particular goal for breeding. To create puppies. To earn money. To keep up with demand. To improve the breed To create an easily-recognised type to leave a legacy. Is a member and works with a breed club. May pretend to be a … Read more…

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Finding A Good Dog Breeder

Rules For Finding The Best Breeder Visit their kennel Check out the breeder’s kennel. Visit the breeder’s kennel/home and ask to view the parents  and if they won’t permit this, regard it as suspicious. Any reputable breeder will understand your need to check them out thoroughly before they will entrust their dog(s). They’ll also want to … Read more…