How to weed through breeders and find a reputable one
When I had Mercury's hips x-rayed they didn't do so well...or did they? I didn't understand the results so I started to research what hip certifications are best and how they help us as breeders and buyers.
How to Puppy Shop
A buyer whose only prerequisite to buying a dog from us is that we have one when they want one is not at the top of our list! This isn’t how smart people shop for a dog.
The Cost of Our Puppies
It costs next to nothing to do nothing and breed – but what does it cost a good breeder to produce quality puppies from worthy parents?
Types of German Shepherds
Many articles have been written about the history of the breed and these splits in much more detail, this is just a simple explanation of some of the different types, their origins and their descriptions.
I Just Want a Pet
For some inexplicable reason, many puppy buyers think well-bred dogs and pets are two different types of dogs. What is the difference between a pure/well-bred dog and a pet?
Of course great pets can come from anywhere – but if you are going to buy a puppy from a breeder - know the facts and don’t support people who are just out to make a buck.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
When discussing dog breeders, there seems to be the same amount of confusion as there are breeders. This short article will talk about the different types.
You Get What You Pay For
The world of puppy buying is extremely difficult to navigate and right or wrong, knowledgeable or ignorant, everyone has their own opinions. What should you be paying for when you buy a puppy?