Name of Breeder: Patty Barnes
Location of Breeder: Maine
Breed: Australian Labradoodles
Verification that puppies are raised in the home (not in a kennel, out building, garage, back yard, etc...)? - Yes, the puppies and parents are well loved in her home - with special quiet areas for the Momma's and puppies.
Was the home clean and pleasant? - Oh my, it certainly was - a light filled, immaculate space. I wish I could keep my house as neat and I only have two dogs!!!
Were you allowed to view health records or the parent dogs or other dogs owned by the breeder? - Yes, I veiwed the records.
Were the dogs well groomed? Yes, they were gorgeous. Patty has an assistant that helps with the grooming.
Were the dogs well behaved and obedient? - Yes, they were all amazing - very happy to greet us and full of doodle kisses.
Was at least one of the parents on site for the visitation? Yes, we met both sets of parents for my two doodles from Patty as well as having others greet us - tails wagging, sit on our laps for hugs and play with while we visited.
Why did you chooses this breeder? - I called her in the beginning because she was from Maine where I live. We spoke at great length during our first conversation and I got a great feeling from her.
Would you buy another dog from this breeder again in the future? - I already have!
I have been to Patty's home twice.