Frequently Asked Questions
How much do puppies cost?
Puppies reserved after Feb 15 2018 are $2500. Old pricing will apply to deposites received prior to that date. Puppies from specific sires will be $2750 and that cost will include spay/neuter or tubal ligation/vasectomy prior to going home to accomodate stud owners policies.
GST/PST are additional for BC purchasers, GST only for all other provinces.
Price includes the following:
Spaces will not be held without an approved application and deposit.
We request a $500 deposit to reserve a spot. We do no take reservations for specific shades of colour and if you have a strong preference for a specific shade we would prefer if you applied to a different breeder as our primary focus is on temperment over colour. We will accept email transfer, bank draft or personal cheque (for deposits only with at least 14 days to clear prior to pickup). Please do not send a deposit withour an approved application.
Yes but only if we don't have a puppy born/available that is a good match for your criteria/preferences. Otherwise deposits are non refundable and indicate our commitment to hold your puppy for you and are also your promise to us that you have commited to purchasing a puppy are are not shopping around with other breeders once you have asked us to hold your space. Your deposit can be kept on file for up to 1 year if you choose to delay your purchase until a later date, occasionally longer with prior permission.
Can I pick out my puppy?
We used to let people choose their pups from photos or in person but found that people were picking their pups based on inappropriate criteria such as whether it comes to them or the "sparkle" in its eyes and that the puppy they chose was often not well suited to their lifestyle or level of
I don't live on Vancouver Island and can't travel to pickup, do you offer delivery?
We prefer in person pickups so that we can meet you and know that your puppy will arrive safetly. On occasion if time permits, we can provide personal delivery at extra cost. Please inquire.
I have holidays planned for the week my puppy is ready to be picked up, can you keep it longer for me?
If you are not able to pick up your puppy on the take home date then we advise waiting for another litter or contacting a trainer we recommended to board/train your puppy.
We do not personally board puppies at our home or keep them for extra time past their take home date.
Puppies that age are a tremendous amount of work to socialize and care for properly and we look forward to well earned rest periods in between litters of puppies and plan our own holidays accordingly.