“I Am a Breeder” Video Series Highlights Responsible Dog Breeders

AKC's new "I Am a Breeder" video series highlights responsible breeders and gives a behind-the-scenes look into the work that breeders do. The series, which launched May 11, has four videos, each telling the story of a different breeder.

“Responsible dog breeders have a depth of knowledge and a level of commitment to purebred dogs that is admirable and should be celebrated. Many dog owners do not think that breeders are just like the average dog owner, but at the end of the day most breeders’ passion for dogs started with the love of a family pet,” AKC Vice President Gina DiNardo said. “Breeders care for and love their puppies. They’re dedicated to bettering their breed and providing prospective dog owners with the best possible family pet they can. Breeders are a wonderful resource to their puppy buyers for the life of the dog.”

The four breeder videos show the motivation and passion behind the individual and their particular breed.

The videos follow Besty Richards, who breeds Berger Picards, Peter Festa who breeds Bulldogs, Pat Borracci, who breeds Mastiffs, and Theresa Viesta, who breeds Labrador Retrievers.

Each video shows the breeder and their dogs at home and allows each individual to share their love of their breed and their desire to provide family pets to loving owners.

Watch the trailer below:


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