Our Doberman puppies are home bred (born and raised in our home)
in an area that was designed to breed an occasional
Doberman litter. The main puppy room is shown
below with our Doberman puppies. The whelping
room and feeding room is off of this play room.
There is also a full bath next to the play room.
As you can see, no matter how many toys they have,
they still want to play inside of an cardboard box.
When they are a few weeks old, they start the
discovery of the great outdoors. We have over
3 acres of woods and a secure fence, so they can
explore at will. The puppies'
exploration and interaction skills are taught by the
mother, so the pups have the opportunity to follow
her around the property. However, they are
never allowed to explore without one of us
Proper human socialization is achieved by inviting
friends to visit and having a puppy play day.
The pups become accustomed to meeting strangers,
including children. It is a critical time in
their development and has an impact on their
behavior and temperament for the rest of their
lives. Kennel bred dogs don't have
Conscientious Doberman breeders go through the
effort to select champion parents, perform health
tests, and socialize puppies to ensure correct