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Puppies/Available. 

Thank you so much for considering a GraceRok puppy!  Our wait list for companion puppies from our 2024 litter is currently CLOSED.  We may have a few spots available for experienced show or sport homes only.

AVAILABLE:  We have two young adult former show dogs available to go to homes now. 

CINDER HAS A DEPOSIT AND IS CURRENTLY RESERVED AND ON HOLD PENDING PAPERWORK AND PICKUP

CinderCinder is 1.5 years old, an older puppy, who was imported from the U.S. to be a part of our show/breeding program.  Unfortunately she didn't quite turn out and we are making her available to an active companion home.  Cinder loves toys, playing fetch, snuggles on the couch, and would love going on long hikes.  If you are looking for a fun puppy but want to skip the chewing/biting/ housetraining stage then Cinder might be the pup for you.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TeslaTesla is from our first litter with Addy and Jackson in 2020.  He is 3.5 years young and we had kept him back to see how he would grow out for our show/breeding program.  He didn't quite turn out as we had hoped so we are making him available to an experienced dog sport (agility/rally-o/obedience/other sport) home only.  He has 3 points in conformation and is started in agility foundations training.  This boy would thrive in an experienced home that is wanting their next amazing sport dog.  Contact me for more details on this promising boy.  

PUPPIES:  We are planning a Summer 2024 litter with our beautiful and sweet girl Lyric.  Sire is TBD.  Our wait list for companion puppies is currently CLOSED. We MAY have one or two spots for show/sport homes only, please fill  out a puppy application or email us for more info.  Stay tuned for more exciting updates on Lyric's upcoming litter.   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CKC CH Gracerok More Than Just A Melody and TBD 

Our puppies are:  home raised, trained and socialized with Puppy Culture methods, will be CKC registered and eligible for registration in ASCA.  They will be:

  • vaccinated (first set),

  • fully dewormed,

  • microchipped,

  • from proven Champion pedigrees and health-tested parents,

  • given a puppy packet that includes the

    • contract,

    • vaccination and health record,

    • CAER eye exam clearance,

    • photos of parents and copies of parents' title certificates, and all health clearances,

    • pedigree,

    • a few day's worth of food the puppy was eating,

    • a new toy or two,

    • a blanket/towel with their siblings' scent on it,

    • a puppy collar and leash,

    • access to our monthly Gracerok Newsletter, and

    • access to the Gracerok family facebook group.

  • All families receive a demo of grooming tools and techniques, a demo on how to glue ears (if needed), trim nails, and basic training techniques when they come to pick up their puppy. 

 

Both parents chosen for breeding would be titled and have stable friendly temperaments, their hips and elbows x-rayed and cleared of dysplasia by OFA, eyes certified by a CAER board-certified ophthalmologist and DNA-tested for common Aussie genetic diseases like Collie Eye Anomaly (CEA), MDR1, PRA, HSF4, PHA, DM, and puppies are health guaranteed against these breed specific issues.

We strive to produce beautiful, healthy puppies with stable temperaments and sound structure that live long healthy lives free of the common diseases that can plague our breed.  Our puppies can excel as loving companions, agility/obedience dog sport partners or conformation show dogs.  Our goal is to produce correct moderate coat, bone, and angulation in accordance with the ASCA and CKC breed standard. 

You can expect a questionnaire, video/phone interview, and a mandatory puppy visit at 6+ weeks.  We match puppies based on your preferences and goals combined with the personalities and structure of each puppy so be aware that not everyone is guaranteed their color and/or gender preference as the best fit is the most important criteria.  Final selections will be made after the litter is evaluated at the age of 8 weeks.

Australian Shepherds are NOT the breed for everyone, so we will be asking you many questions in order to accurately assess your ability to take on this breed.  Aussies are beautiful and popular so everyone wants one but they are a high drive working breed and require skill to manage, FORMAL obedience or performance training and lots of exercise.  If you want a dog for a short walk around the block, as a playtoy or babysitter for your kids, and to sit on the couch all night, this is definitely not the breed for you.  Please research this breed before considering an Aussie as a dog is a lifetime commitment.  

ALL family members, INCLUDING CHILDREN, will be required to come and meet the puppies and are required to be present at puppy pickup. Puppy pickup is where I walk everyone in great detail through each clause of the contract including formal training requirements, a grooming demo, the required minimal vaccination protocol, Aussie drug and vax sensitivies and and the reasons for late spay/neuter.

 

 

All GraceRok puppies go with our support for the life of your puppy!  GraceRok puppy owners become part of our extended dog family. We're here to provide advice on training, behavior, grooming, feeding, exercise, health or just to be your puppy's cheerleader!  Our goal is to set you and your puppy up for success.  We love getting updates on our puppies so much!  We take the puppy back if for some reason it doesn't work out.

A $500 deposit is required to hold a puppy for you on the wait list.  Puppies from the next litter will be available for $2,900.  Show home puppies will be priced by private contract. 

Puppies are sold on a later spay/neuter contract (24+ mos) with a mandatory minimal vaccination protocol per Dr. Jean Dodds.  All homes are required by contract to take their puppy to an in-person puppy class and to an adult (6 months+) obedience/manners-type class <please refer to my blog post on training>.

Experienced homes only.  We do not ship puppies. You must be able to visit our home and pick up the puppy in person.

You can reach us with questions at ecogrl10@gmail.com

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