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ACD Breeder Education

The ACD Breeder Education Section is a work in progress
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Understanding the Breed StandardWhat is a Breeder?
How to Evaluate Breeding StockStructure and Movement
Pros and Cons of Linebreeding, Inbreeding, OutcrossingHealth Issues & Genetic Soundness
How to Pick a BreederDNA and Genetic Testing
How to Select a Stud DogModern Aids for Dog Breeders
Managing the Stud DogTo Breed or Not to Breed
Solving Reproductive ProblemsCare of the Bitch in Whelp
Evaluating and Placing PuppiesWhelping a Litter (includes socialization)
Written Sales AgreementsRelationships with, & Responsibilities to, buyers
Ethics and ConductLeasing and Co-owning
Continuing EducationLife Long Responsibility