Your Purebred Puppy, Honest Advice About Dogs and Dog Breeds

Good breeders versus bad breeders -- how to tell the difference! Temperament tests for evaluating Australian Cattle Dog puppies and adult dogs for sale and adoption.


Buying an Australian Cattle Dog
(Queensland Heeler)

By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2014

Don't get ANY Australian Cattle Dog until you read my book, Dog Quest: Find The Dog Of Your Dreams.

Australian Cattle Dog - Queensland Heeler
Pups bred by Deb Casey, Silver Dust AuCaDos

Girl hugging a dog Adopting an Australian Cattle Dog From Rescue
Pros and cons of adopting a dog from a rescue group.



Little brown dog saying Pick Me! Adopting an Australian Cattle Dog From The Animal Shelter
How to find a good dog (purebred or mixed) at the animal shelter or humane society.



Symbols for male and female Male Dogs versus Female Dogs
Which one makes a better pet?



Scale Dog Breeders: How To Find a Good Australian Cattle Dog Breeder
How to tell the difference between good breeders and clueless breeders.



Girl holding up a puppy and looking at him How To Choose a Good Australian Cattle Dog Puppy
How to test the temperament and personality of Australian Cattle Dog puppies and pick the best puppy in a litter.



Pedigree parchment AKC Registered Puppies: Are AKC Papers Important?
Should you consider buying only AKC registered Australian Cattle Dog puppies? Do AKC papers and pedigrees really matter?



Puppy in a pet shop window Pet Shop Puppies: Buying an Australian Cattle Dog Puppy From a Pet Store
Oh, I have plenty to say about buying a puppy from a pet shop!