Your Purebred Puppy, Honest Advice About Dogs and Dog Breeds

Good breeders versus bad breeders -- how to tell the difference! Temperament tests for evaluating Curly-Coated Retriever puppies and adult dogs for sale and adoption.

Curly-Coated Retriever dog breed

Buying or adopting a Curly-Coated Retriever

By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2016

Don't get ANY Curly-Coated Retriever until you read my book, Dog Quest: Find The Dog Of Your Dreams.

Girl hugging a dog Adopting a Curly-Coated Retriever From Rescue
Pros and cons of adopting a dog from a rescue group.

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

Scale Dog Breeders: How To Find a Good Curly-Coated Retriever 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 Curly-Coated Retriever Puppy
How to test the temperament and personality of Curly-Coated Retriever 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 Curly-Coated Retriever puppies? Do AKC papers and pedigrees really matter?

Puppy in a pet shop window Pet Shop Puppies: Buying a Curly-Coated Retriever Puppy From a Pet Store
Oh, I have plenty to say about buying a puppy from a pet shop!