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Before bringing your beloved puppy home, it's important that the puppy is over 8 weeks of age. Puppies still require their biological mothers before they are let go to their new home. This period of 8 weeks allows the pup to be socialised correctly, their personality formed and be taught learnt behaviours.
If you’re suspicious that the puppy is being sold before 8 weeks of age, then please report them to us.
Age: 20 Wks 6 Days
Pet Breed: Labradoodle
Size: Large Dog Breeds
By law, your dog will need to be microchipped. Your dog's microchip forms part of their permanent form of identification. It is vitally important that your details are kept up-to-date; so that you're able to be contacted, should your dog, unfortunately, go missing.
The implantation of the microchip is a simple process. The chip will always be placed around the neck of the dog.
Since 6th April 2016, it's now compulsory that all dogs over 8 weeks old must be microchipped and the seller's information details are registered on the database. Microchipping is the responsibility of the breeder and they must have all the correct information updated on the database before the puppy or dog is adopted or bought.
You must make sure you receive the microchip documentation with the chip number and then arrange to change the microchip details into your name.
Puppies are safe from majority of infections for the first few weeks of them being born. From being a young pup their immunity is passed on from their biological mothers milk. However, this changes when they reach the age of eight weeks old.
All puppies should receive 2 vaccinations, the first between 8-10 weeks of age and the 2nd vaccination 2 weeks later around the age of 10-12 weeks. Older dogs may also need booster vaccinations and this is normally recommended by the vet. It's important that you check with the seller what vaccinations the puppy or dog has had and ask for the relevant paperwork. It's worth noting that puppies should have had their first vaccination before they leave their mother. If the seller has not provided a vaccination plan, then this becomes your responsibility to make an appointment with the vet for both vaccinations. A puppy needs to have vaccinations 7 days before allowing them to interact with the outside.
The cost of your puppies vaccinations will vary depending on what type of dog breed they are; normally they cost in the region of £30 to £60. This cost is minor in comparison to the life threatening diseases they can catch should they not be vaccinated correctly.
Neutering your pet is an important decision that should be made very early on in the puppies early years. Male dogs are neutered around the age of six to seven months and female dogs are normally spayed around the age of six months old.
Neutering your pet is a great idea if you’ve decided against your dog from having puppies in the future and has many health benefits.
The process is always carried out under general anesthetic. As with any surgical procedure, there are some risks involved and if you have any concerns you should consult your vet before. Your dog will have some slight discomfort after but can be easily nursed back to their normal selves with some love, care and any medication prescribed by the vet.
KC Registered: No
If the following advert stipulates that the puppy or dog is KC Registered, this means the dog has been registered with the Kennel Club. Registration with the Kennel Club allows you access to lots of information and advice on pet welfare, training, breeding and many other pet welfare subjects.
With this, the seller should provide you with the pedigree certificate which shows all of the dog's details and the dogs lineage and ancestors. It is your responsibility to ask the seller for a copy of this certificate before buying or adopting the puppy or dog. It's worth considering to check the documentation and phoning the Kennel Club to verify the registration.
Being part of the Kennel Club also allows you to show your dog and compete in many events throughout the country.
If this advert indicates no registration with the Kennel Club, this will mean that the puppy or dog will not come with a pedigree certificate from the Kennel Club.
16/03/18 update: New pics! Puppies settling into brilliant routine feeding, sleeping and "toileting" - could set my watch by them!! Loving the whole experience and spending so much time with them (will have lots of tv to catch up on!). They're loving solids (see pic) giving Beau a well earned break from feeds. Pictures are of the puppies still waiting for their forever homes, taken at three weeks old! Having an "open" afternoon Sat 24th 2-5pm (although have to obviously limit numbers) come and see them in action, ask lots of questions - no commitment. Also have individual appointments available at weekends and some during Easter holidays. Any questions, just get in touch via text or call (emails dont always come through). Thank you! Update 3:10 March: All puppies vet checked and had first worming treatment vet very happy with progress. All boys have now found such wonderful homes, we really couldn't be happier! Five girls left, three black, two chocolate. Update 2: 3 March: Puppies have their eyes open and becoming very entertaining! Beau (mum) is nursing well, and is so healthy - might be all the chicken she's demanding! Pictures are of mum and puppies. 24 February: original announcement: We are so exciting to announce on Friday 23 February, our adorable family dog Beau had her first litter of 8 beautiful multi-generational, medium Labradoodle puppies. The puppies are being raised in our busy, noisy family home with lots of cuddles and love. We have 3 boys (one black and two chocolate) and 5 girls (3 black and 2 chocolate). Mum Beau is a 2-year-old gorgeous golden/apricot medium-size F3 Labradoodle (height 22 inches) and is our wonderful, fun loving family member. She has a soft, curly, non-moulting coat. Beau loves people (not a good guard dog-she just loves everyone!) She is wonderful with our 2 young children and enjoys family walks and meeting people and other dogs. Beau is so very affectionate, loving and loyal ‰ÛÒ and now a brilliant mummy! Dad Bruno is a calm, chilled-out chocolate F1B miniature chocolate labradoodle (Height 17 inches) with a curly fleecy coat. Hips 8/6 eyes clear (PRA clear). Viewing is by appointment only from Saturday 10th March. A non-refundable deposit is required of 200 (following viewing). We will provide regular and tailored updates of your puppy until they go to their forever home. We are looking for wonderful families for our puppies that understand the commitment, patience, time, training and love (lots of love) needed to raise a puppy to be a much-loved family member. Puppies will be ready from 8 weeks (from Friday 20 April - but will be staggered from that date) and will leave us: ‰Û¢ Microchipped ‰Û¢ Vet checked at least once ‰Û¢ Wormed and flea treated ‰Û¢ 4 weeks free pet insurance ‰Û¢ A pack of puppy training treats ‰Û¢ Mummy-scented blanket and familiar toy ‰Û¢ 2kg pack of their puppy food (Harringtons) ‰Û¢ A folder full of advice, helpful suggestions and detailed information about your puppy
Are you planning on giving this pet a home? Please make sure to visit our Dog Advice section for further information on being a responsible owner and general pet advice. However here are a few helpful dog related articles which we recommend you read before you make your final decision to adopt or buy a dog: