So you are purchasing a Rotty puppy? These are some general pointers which will help you select a healthy, cheerful Dog pup. Note : These are only general tips which will help you select - particularly for first-time owners. ) one ) Select one that approaches you or doesn't shy away when you approach. The male puppydog walked right up to my hand and started to happily gnaw on my diamond engagement band.
Two ) Insist on meeting the elders if feasible. Meet the folks first and observe their behaviour before getting attached to a puppydog. And, as our breeder told us, it is also best that she's given satisfactory time to recover after having a litter, before she's bred again. If she is being overbred, you may run into some issues, health smart and behaviour smart with your Rotty . What does it for a Dog will not always work for a Poodle. ) Experience I know folk who've been driving an auto for thirty years and still can't parallel park. Don't measure a dog trainer's talent by his period of years in the profession. Get loads more stuff on large breed dog beds. Instead, judge a tutor by what he's done in the 'Dog World,' instead of how long he's been doing it. ) Cost When you pay for coaching, ensure you are coughing up for results. Good dog trainers know that each dog ( and owner ) is dissimilar. There are just too many diversions for a new dog in a group class. A good dog coach will often have a list of dog owners who need to work with him. And in almost all cases that we have seen, the dog trainers who are charging bargain cellar costs are those who you most likely don't really want to be working with right off the bat. The legs shouldn't be far turned out ( or in ) but in general, face forward. Most credible breeders will be beneficial, fervent to reply to your questions and know lots of the above facts already ( without you telling them ). Which was plain that he knew more about rotty breeding and coaching than most rotti owners put together. Good luck and remember - though they are lovable now, Rottweilers grow up to be really giant dogs.