Puppy Buying Guide
Browse our list of resources to find a reputable, ethical breeder.
Firstly, ask for their breeder identification number. Requirements for dog breeders vary from state to state, but it is a good idea to call their local council to ask whether breeders have to be registered with them and if there is a code of practice or guidelines they should be following. If the answer is yes, you can ask the breeder for their registration details and what guidelines they follow.