Before you Purchase A Puppy
new four-legged member to your family is something the entire family needs
to be in agreement with before your purchase. It is a lot of work to care
for a young puppy. Giving a puppy or dog as a gift is unadvisable because
the new owner needs to be in total agreement and prepared for such a big
also a lot of work and time involved shopping for that special addition
and it should be done not on impulse, but after careful consideration,
homework, research, asking questions, and most important not rushing into
where should you go to purchase that new four-legged member of your
recommend a breeder that Specializes in Dachshunds and understands the AKC
standard of what a dachshund should represent in body and temperament.
in doubt about the breeder you have just visited, then
Don't Purchase and
always trust your instincts! Not all breeders are
recommend Breeders that have
There have been many other registries crop up, such
as APRI, ACA, and CKC (Continental Kennel Club). Most Puppy Mills,
Commercial Breeders, Backyard Breeders and Pet Stores use these
I Do Not Recommend Any of These.
are a big investment financially and also involve a good deal of time and
energy. You don't want to make it more difficult by buying a sick puppy.
I try to
insure that the Puppy or Dog I place is healthy and will give you many
years of enjoyment. They will be current on vaccinations, worming and will
not leave my premises till they are at least 8 weeks of age or older if
need be . Depending on their age they might already be micro-chipped and
be on a Heartworm Preventative.
way I go by my gut instincts before selling you a puppy, you also should
go by your gut instinct before purchasing that new member of your family.
feel free to ask me your questions and if I don't know the answer I will
try to research the answer for you.
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