Code of Ethics

  • Any advertising, whether oral, written or printed, shall be factual, not misleading, and not designed to attract undesirable buyers or to encourage the sell raising of dogs for any undesirable or illegal reason.
  • Breed dogs that are in good health, temperamentally sound, and free from genetic faults.
  • Perform all customary health tests for your breed prior to breeding, and disclose all results to possible puppy buyers. If health tests were not performed, you must disclose that fact to any possible puppy buyers.
  • Provide clean, adequate, safe housing and run areas specific to the nature and exercise requirements for the breed.  Maintaining these conditions is a must.  
  • Research the breed before breeding. Know the standard and only breed dogs that show proper breed type and temperament.
  • Ensure that ALL breeding dogs are positively identifiable. Microchips, DNA, photo registration, and tattoos are all acceptable forms of identification.
  • Always obtain a signed stud dog contract prior to breeding. The stud contract should, at minimum, designate the number of ties that will be allowed, designate the amount of time between ties, designate the stud fee or pick of the litter, address how a single puppy litter will be handled, and address what each party will do if no puppies are yielded.
  • Only breed dogs that are physically and mentally mature enough to breed, and do not continue to breed any male or female that is unfit for breeding.
  • Always make every effort possible to ensure that puppies are in good health and free from genetic defects at the time of sale.
  • Review each prospective buyer carefully and make every effort to ensure that each puppy is placed in a home that is in the best interests of the new owner and the specific puppy breed.
  • Help to educate puppy buyers about the specific breed and what is required for the puppy in terms of exercise, nutrition, training, and socialization.
  • Make both parent dogs available for viewing to potential puppy buyers, along with proper registration papers of the parents.
  • Provide each new puppy owner with all proper paperwork to register the new puppy at the time the puppy leaves the breeder’s premises. At the minimum you the paperwork should include:  a registration form for the puppy, health and shot information, and a signed contract.
  • Include in each signed puppy contract a minimum of: a return policy and time limit, explanation of health guarantee and time limit, and spay/neuter requirements, if any.
  • Please follow all these provisions set forth to ensure a smooth and safe transaction for both you and your puppy. 

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