Shepherd's Way

Breeder's Corner -- PAGE UNDER CONSTRUCTION, check back soon!

Getting Started

Finding a mentor

Evaluating your dog

Finding a suitable match

Health and Genetics

Biology 101

Understanding pedigrees and family history

Inbreeding and other strategies

Making predictions, avoiding problems

Nature and Nurture

The Epigenome at a Glance

Canine Diversity Project webpage

Breeding and Whelping

Stud dog and Bitch management

Pregnancy and whelping

Raising and placing pups - The Puppy Plan website has lots of useful information for breeders raising a litter

Follow up

Pedigree Records and Registries

Why bother...

Reading pedigrees

Registration options

Forums and Groups

Online groups and lists

Breed clubs