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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: 16 Wks 4 Days
Pet Breed: Bernese Mountain Dog
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.
We have a beautiful litter of Labernese or as we like to call them Bernador puppies. Mom Minnie Maroon is incredibly smart, friendly and loving Kennel club registered Labrador and Dad Mouse Menace loves everyone, is incredibly loyal people pleaser, who hasn't growled once in his life, thinks he is a tiny lap dog and is also Kennel club registered Bernese Mountain Dog. There are 2 boys and 4 girls for sale and we are looking to find them suitable loving homes where they can be a family member of the household.
Both Bernese Mountain Dogs and Labradors are loving, friendly, trustworthy, and loyal companions. Therefore, the litter is expected to be the same and is only viewable to the most seriously interested people. Both mom and dad are here to see too as you will want to see how good they are too. Home bred in our living room, and therefore used to the usual household noises, these puppies have only ever received loving care, patience and attention which is what will be needed from you. At only 7 weeks old they are doing very well at potty training on puppy mats, eating really well and weighing between 4.1 and 5.5kg, very active and playful bunch.
They will be ready to leave, having had their 1st vaccination on the 21st of July when they will be 8 weeks old, microchipped, kennel cough treatment, wormed, flead and with a puppy pack including some high quality grain free puppy food, blanket and a toy. If you wish to reserve one after viewing we would look for £200 non-refundable deposit.
In addition, we have decided to pay for 'best start in life' through vets4pets, which includes: First vaccination course (all 1st year vaccines)
*Kennel cough vaccine
*3 months flea and worm treatment
*A bag of food (we will include the food we use which is different to this one, so it is up yo you if you take it or donate it)
*10% off neutering
*Voucher for 25% off at pets for home and 50% off at the groom room
* 4 weeks free petplan insurance
All you need to do is check with your local vets4pets to ensure they will honour the purchase i made in Birmingham branch.
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: