Health screening for both parents (pre-breeding): $400-$600
Progesterone test/cytology for optimal breeding time: $200-$300
Stud fee/cost of upkeep for the stud: $500 & up
Artifical insemination/surgical implanting: $250-$500
Special food and vitamins during pregnancy/nursing: $200-$350
C-section: $700-$1500 (if no complications, complications include loss of mother and litter)
Formula or supplies for formula and puppy food: $75-$100 (per week for 6-12 weeks)
Whelping box, heat pads, various medical supplies, medicines, cleaning supplies: $300-$500
Prenatal care, vet visits, x-rays: $300-$500
Vaccinations, de-wormer, vet health exams for litter: $45-$75 per puppy
Advertising to sell your litter: $100 & up
My rate for around the clock care of your puppy: pennies a day.
No vacations days or sick days!