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This is probably a really silly thing to worry about

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Deckmyballs Thu 12-Jun-14 21:01:16

But i viewed pups at 2 weeks old and chose mine - yay! Now I chose first and therefore chose the most sought after one (in terms of coat) BUT what are the chances the breeder somehow for some reason switches them?? Is this likely?? I realise I may be being unreasonable but can't shake this thought out my head! confused

everlong Thu 12-Jun-14 21:18:13

Is the breeder keeping one?
If so I'm surprised she let you choose first.

Deckmyballs Thu 12-Jun-14 21:20:02

No she has no plans to keep one. She keeps saying she is swithering about it but I'm confident that's just casual 'aren't they adorable' chat!

everlong Thu 12-Jun-14 21:30:41

What's swithering? Typo? grin

Have you took a photo of the pup you want? Is it uniquely marked?

What breed are they <broody>

Deckmyballs Thu 12-Jun-14 21:59:28

Swithering = finding it hard to decide blush

No real prominent marks, the pup did have 2 little circles beside the nose where the hair changed direction (like a quiff/cows lick) but these are noticeable anymore! sad

It's a labradoodle smile

coffeeinbed Thu 12-Jun-14 22:36:44

they should have marked the pup.
nail polish will do.
Otherwise you'll never know.

Deckmyballs Thu 12-Jun-14 22:39:13

She has put a coloured collar on buffo have an (irrational) fear she might switch them! This won't happen tho right?!

coffeeinbed Thu 12-Jun-14 22:42:19

When I got my puppy they didn't put a mark and I can only hope it was the same puppy I took home.

And it turned out perfect.

Floralnomad Thu 12-Jun-14 23:39:43

If you've chosen based on coat it won't be relevant anyway as you can't tell what type of coat doodles will end up with until they are older .

Deckmyballs Fri 13-Jun-14 09:46:02

I realise that however it's best to go with the curlier so I've heard.

Also we just love her personality too! Fallen hook line and sinker

littlewhitebag Fri 13-Jun-14 11:07:40

Our breeder got people to come to collect their pups in the order they were put on the waiting list. We knew we would get a female but 3 had been taken by the time we arrived and we had 3 to choose from (it was an enormous litter of 12!). It worked well and we adore our choice.

mygrandchildrenrock Fri 13-Jun-14 21:09:16

My puppy was micro-chipped while with the breeder, and on the day we chose her, she was scanned by the breeder and we were given her mirco chip number. A friend of mine is a breeder and always puts coloured soft collars on her puppies as they are sold.

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