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Old 11-22-2012, 03:21 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by FJH View Post
Does anyone have any advice on whether to adopt a 15 week year old puppy vs. waiting for a subsequent litter? The breeder was planning on keeping the puppy and since we were looking specifically for a male after the recent passing of our beloved GSD...the breeder was open to us adopting him. I know that quite a bit of development happens between from the 8-15 weeks. Any opinions/thoughts would be greatly appreciated.

I prefer older puppies, just wonder why the breeder is now willing to let him go if she was planning on keeping?
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