Why become a Brood Bitch Holder?

Being a brood bitch holder will mean that you get a well socialised dog to live with you as part of your family.

You will be helping us to continue our work by raising more puppies that will go on to be life changers

What does the role involve?

You will have the opportunity to raise litters of puppies under the guidance of our staff.

This is a rewarding but demanding role during the whelping process.

The pups will live in your home from birth to 8 weeks before being placed on our Puppy Foster Care Programme.

You will follow a programme with the pups from 3 days old ensuring they have the best start in life.

What support will you receive?

Regular ongoing support and guidance

We provide all equipment, food,veterinary costs etc

Who can become a Brood Bitch Holder

You do not need to have any prior experience, as all of the relevant support and training will be provided.

However, to care for one of our breeding stock you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be aged 18 or over

  • Live in the Munster region

  • Be a dog lover and have a calm and caring disposition

  • Have time to devote to the brood and her litter. The time needed changes prior to whelping and when she has a litter of puppies

  • Have space within the home for the brood bitch and her litter

  • Have access to a car and be willing to drive the brood bitch on essential journeys such as vets appointments and pre-mating tests as required

  • Have good communication skills

If you would like to find out more about this role please contact Nuala on 0877998179 or email nuala@aadi.ie