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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: 37 Wks 1 Days
Pet Breed: German Shepherd
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: Yes
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.
The last 3 girls and a boy were left. We invite you to book. Proud to announce the first litter of our beautiful female. 1 big boned black and tan boys and 5 beautiful big boned black and tan girls. All are above average weight and size with big paws and big heads. They are all in good health and have been well looked after since birth. The mother has the best temprament and is great with children as well as other dogs. She is very sweet and confident girl. Puppies come with health certificates, microchip, vaccination and flea & worm protection. FATHER OF THE PUPS Stunning grandson of the famous Champion Nikonis Colin (SchH3, Kkl 1, V, 3 CC's, 3 Res CC's). Cubby is proven big boned, long coated GSD male, KC registered and fully health checked as below: * Hip scored (12) * Elbow scored (0) * Haemophilia tested normal * DNA clear for Degenerative Myelopathy (DM) n/n * DNA clear for Pituitary Dwarfism (PD) n/n * DNA clear for Primary Lens Luxation (PLL) n/n * Clear for Multi-Drug Resistance Gene Defect ( MDR1) n/n * DNA clear for MPS type Vll n/n Cubby has an absolute solid character and a fantastic temprament with 6 world champions in his excellent pedigree. A strong, confident and intelligent dog with an impressive personality and an extremely quick learner. Cubby is a fantastic and playful family dog as well as a reliable and loyal companion. Cubby is also a fully trained protection dog. Combined, you have the most amazing puppies, each with an individual personality and suitable to adapt to your needs, whether it be for security and protection or simply a loving and loyal family pet. PLEASE NOTE ........ As Cubby is totally clear from all these genetic diseases which are common in GSD's, his puppies are highly unlikely to be affected. For further information, please call or text . Thanks
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: