Buying a Puppy

Are you ready for a dog?
Before looking to buy a dog, make sure you are ready. From expenses to grooming, training and general care, getting a puppy is a lifelong commitment.
Getting a dog
Tips and advice to make the best decision before you buy a dog to see if you’re ready: how to find the right dog, the right breeder and get general dog caring advice
Choosing the right dog: key considerations to find the best mutt for you
Key things to consider when buying a dog or puppy - pedigree and crossbreed
Puppy Buying Guide App
Thinking about buying a puppy? Download the FREE official Kennel Club Puppy Buying Guide
People More Likely to Buy a Puppy on Impulse than a New Pair of Shoes
A dog may be for life, but many people spend more time choosing a pair of shoes or their weekly supermarket shop than they do a puppy and with devastating consequences, as pups are more likely to get ill and their owners suffer financial and emotional hardship if chosen hastily, as people fall victim to puppy scams.
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