If you have decided on a breed it can often be difficult finding a breeder and knowing what to look for. As well as our information sheets the following links may be useful:
We suggest following the Kennel Club’s Assured Breeder Scheme
Puppy School advice on how to find a good breeder.
If you are looking for a rescue dog visit the Dogs Trust website for further details about the UK’s largest dog welfare charity, including dogs who are looking for new homes. There are also breed specific rescue organisations.
The Kennel Club’s Dog Friendly campaign aims to increase the number of businesses that welcome well mannered pet dogs, as well as provides a database of those that already do.