How To Find A Dog Breeder?

How do I find a good dog breeder?

You can also find out if a breeder is in good standing with the AKC by contacting AKC Customer Service at 919-233-9767 or [email protected]

Don’t rely on the phone.

Go in person.

The best way to get to know a breeder is to meet in person, which might be at their kennel or in their home.

How can I find a dog breeder near me?

16 Tips to Find Local Dog Breeders (and how to pick the right one)

  • Ask Your Veterinarian.
  • Ask Another Dog Owner.
  • Contact Local Dog Clubs.
  • Visit Local Dog Shows.
  • Check Out American Kennel Club.
  • Look at Pup Quest Website.
  • Search Online for Referrals.
  • Keep a List of Questions.

Where can I find puppies for sale?

10 Puppy Finding Services To Find Your Next Best Friend

  1. PuppyFind.com (International)
  2. Adopt-a-Pet.com (United States)
  3. American Kennel Club (AKC) (United States)
  4. NextDayPets (International)
  5. Petfinder (United States & Canada)
  6. eBay Classifieds – Dogs & Puppies (United States)
  7. ASPCA (United States)
  8. RescueMe.Org (International)

What questions do you ask a dog breeder?

Here is a list of questions to consider asking the breeder:

  • Are the puppies’ parents “certified”?
  • What are the sizes of the puppy’s parents?
  • Ask to meet the dogs parents.
  • How have they socialized the pups?
  • What vaccines has the puppy had?
  • Have the puppies been dewormed?
  • Have any of the puppies in the litter been sick?