AKC Bred with H.E.A.R.T. Program
As part of AKC’s century-long commitment to advance the health and welfare of all dogs, the AKC has a new program called Bred with H.E.A.R.T. The program gives AKC a new way to engage, encourage and recognize ALL breeders who meet specific health testing standards and who participate in continuing education. Click on the links below to learn more about the specific commitments that an AKC Bred with H.E.A.R.T. breeder makes to the health and well-being of their dogs.
AKC Bred with H.E.A.R.T. Program Requirements
An AKC Bred with H.E.A.R.T breeder makes an on-going commitment to the health and well-being of purebred dogs by committing to these program requirements:
Certifying that their breeding stock is health tested in accordance with the recommendations of their breed's AKC Breed Parent Club.
Promising that they will pursue AKC provided or AKC approved continuing breeder education so that they stay current on the best breeding practices, including advances in canine health.
Agreeing to comply with the AKC Care and Conditions Policy, including inspections by the AKC, and promising to share with AKC health testing and continuing education documentation.
Accepting responsibility for the health and well-being of the puppies they produce and for complying with all laws regarding the ownership and maintenance of dogs.
Upholding the AKC's tradition of breeding purebred dogs that are happy and healthy.
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Any puppy that comes from TLC Akitas will come with a two year written health and hereditary guarantee, Show Quality Guarantee (Depending on Purchase agreement), AKC Registration (Limited or Full), Certified Pedigree, Microchip ID, Puppy Feed, Chew Toys, Sample Vitamins, and Medical Record.
Any puppy purchased at Full Registration Price will be guaranteed to be show quality!!! Occasionally Our puppy prices are discounted at times and do not include Full Registration. If you intentions are to receive Full AKC registration you need to clarify this before the purchase! Our full Registration is typically 3500.00, could be more or slightly less depending on the puppy. If puppy is purchased with Limited Registration papers will be held until proof of Spay or Neuter is received.