Labradoodle Puppy For Sale in WINSTON SALEM, NC, USA
***Loving Christmas Puppy***
CKC Registered Minature/Medium-Sized Labradoodles
Mother is a AKC/CKC Registered Yellow Labrador Retriever
Father is a CKC Registered Standard Poodle
Parents are both approximately 40-45 pounds. Puppies should be approximately that size when adult. Adult size cannot be guaranteed.
Puppies will be available 2 days before Christmas (Dec. 23).
When puppies are picked up they will be dewormed, have shots, and veterinarian check up. Puppies will come with shot records.
The following puppies are available as of now: 1 yellow male, 5 chocolate males, 2 black females.
Prices: $1200 for Yellow
All other are $1000
$200 deposit required to reserve your puppy.
Remainder can be paid when puppy is picked up.
These puppies are a part of our family and loved very much. They must go to a loving home.
Deposit and/or payment can be paid through PayPal but a 3% fee will be added.
For more info please contact me.
Items Included: Current Vaccines, dewormed, veterinarian check
The Labradoodle is a mix between the Labrador Retriever and the Poodle. Both breeds are excellent for children and families.
The Labradoodle became known in 1988, when Australian breeder Wally Conron crossed the Labrador Retriever and Standard Poodle at the Royal Guide Dogs Associations of Australia in Victoria.
Conron's aim was to combine the low-shedding coat of the Poodle with the gentleness and trainability of the Labrador, and to provide a guide dog suitable for people with allergies to fur and dander. Sultan, a dog from this litter, displayed all the qualities Conron was seeking and worked as a guide dog for a woman in Hawaii for ten years.
Although Guide Dogs Victoria no longer breed Labradoodles, they are bred by other guide and assistance dog organizations in Australia and other places. The Association for the Blind of Western Australia has introduced Labradoodles into their training program, and their first, Jonnie, graduated in November 2010. Labradoodles are now widely used around the world as guide, assistance, and therapy dogs as well as being popular family dogs.
The Norwegian Royal Crown Prince and Princess own a Labradoodle.
Labradoodles are loving, affectionate and intelligent.
Labradoodles get along very well with children and other pets.
The coat needs to be combed daily. Bathe as needed. A trim may be needed a few times each year.
Labradoodles respond well to gentle training.
This breed needs moderate exercise.
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Labradoodles can suffer from problems common to their parent breeds. Poodles and Labrador Retrievers can suffer from hip dysplasia, and should have specialist radiography to check for this problem before breeding. The parent breeds can also suffer from a number of eye disorders, and an examination by a qualified veterinary eye specialist should be performed on breeding dogs.
Labradoodles have been known to suffer from progressive retinal atrophy (PRA), an inherited disease causing blindness, which occurs in both Miniature Poodles and Cocker Spaniels. It is recommended that Australian Labradoodles be DNA tested for PRA before being bred.
One study has found that UK Labradoodles have a higher incidence (4.6%) of multifocal retinal dysplasia (MRA) compared to Labrador Retrievers. Cataract is common as well (3.7%) but prevalence is comparable to that of Labradors.
There is evidence of some occurrence of Addison's disease in the Australian Labradoodle. The Australian Labradoodle Association of America is currently conducting a study to try to determine how widespread the problem has become.
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Questions You Should Ask the Breeder
1. Are the puppies' parents "certified"? This means that certain breeds are often at risk for genetic conditions such as hip problems, heart problems and eye problems. Most of these diseases are inherited, meaning the disease is passed from parent to puppy. Many breeders will have their dogs evaluated and tested for that disease and ultimately "certified" by a veterinary specialist to be disease-free.
2. What are the sizes of the puppy's parents? Know how big the parents are, to get a good idea of how big your puppy will be. Is that the size dog you want?
3. Ask to meet the dogs parents. If possible, meet the puppy's parents. Notice if they appear to be in good health and evaluate their overall temperament. Are they shy, aggressive, or well adjusted?
4. How have they socialized the pups? Have the pups been around other dogs? Other people? Socialization is critical in puppies 6 – 16 weeks old. Proper socialization consisting of good experiences of a puppy with other puppies and lots of different ages, sizes and types of people will give you the best chance at having a well-adjusted dog.
5. What vaccines has the puppy had? How many shots has he received and when will the puppy be due for his next puppy shot?
6. Have the puppies been dewormed? All puppies are born with worms and routine deworming is recommended.
7. Have any of the puppies in the litter been sick? If so, what were the signs, the diagnosis and treatment?
8. What visits has the puppies had with the veterinarian? Have they been examined and declared "healthy"? If not, what problems have they had? Have they been on any medications?
9. What is their guarantee? What guarantee does the breeder give with their puppies? If the puppy is found to have a severe illness, what will they do? This is a difficult topic but one that is a lot easier to cover up front rather than later.
10. Recommendations? Ask the breeder for a couple references of puppy owners that they have sold within the past year. CALL them. Find out if the breeder was fair, if they were happy with their pups, and how any problems were handled.
11. Breeders contract? Does your breeder require a breeder's contract? If so, what is in it? Is the breeder willing to take back the puppy at any time, if you can't keep it?
12. Limited registration. Some breeders require that you spay or neuter your dog by a certain age. If that is the case, that may not be a problem but it is best to know before you get your puppy.
13. What is the family history? Ask if the breeder has information about the breed line. For example, ask how long the dogs have lived and what they have died from. Write it down. This may be important for monitoring your pet as he gets older.
14. What is the breeder currently feeding the puppy? Regardless of what they are feeding, it is ideal to continue feeding the same food for the first few days at home to minimize the risk of gastrointestinal disturbances. If you choose to change the diet, do it gradually.
15. Health certificate and certificate of sale. Ask the breeder if he will supply a health certificate for the puppy issued by his veterinarian. Some states require also a certificate of sale.
16. Does the breeder belong to a breed club? Ask for references.
Get your questions answered and feel very comfortable with your new puppy.
*SalemDoodles* *CKC Registered F1b Labradoodles* Mother is a CKC Registered Labradoodle, Father is a CKC Registered Standard Poodle. Pups will be 25% Labrador and 75% Standard Poodle. Puppies were born on January 16th and will be ready to go to their forever homes on February 27th! When puppies are picked up they will be dewormed, Vet checked, dewclaw removed, have their proper vaccinations and come with a gift bag. Puppies will come with shot records. Price: $1200, $200 deposit required to reserve your puppy. Remainder can be paid when puppy is picked up. These puppies are a part of our family and loved very much. They must go to a loving home. We have 5 females and 3 males still available. Deposit can be paid through PayPal. For more info please call 252-775-1025 or visit SalemDoodles . More photos at salemdoodles/index.php/available-puppies/ Thanks!