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What is Whelping

You may have heard the term whelping dogs. What does it mean and does it have anything to do with me? Listen to our podcast and learn more.

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Am I Ready For An Australian Labradoodle

Should I Get An Australian Labradoodle Puppy? During this pandemic many people are thinking about getting a new puppy. Sometimes it is because they are working from home now, others loneliness, and yet others the sorrow of losing another pet.  There are many things to...

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Merry Christmas

We wanted to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We know that this has been a challenging year for many people and we hope that the new year will bring with it many joys and new experiences for all!    

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How Often Do I Need To Bathe My Australian Labradoodle?

https://anchor.fm/cheryl-sabens/episodes/Bathing-my-Australian-Labradoodle-elmkmt It is important not to give too many baths to your Australian Labradoodle as it could dry out their skin. When you bring home a new puppy you should bathe them as often as they get...

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Dogs Need Manners Too!

It is important to teach your puppy new manners. Whether you choose to take your dog to training classes, do them virtually on line, or send them to a trainer for a good first start it is important to continue things at home. Things that we cover in this podcast are:...

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Another New Trick!

High Five! It is a new month and time to teach your dog a new trick! This month we are going to learn High Five! Here is a video of Taylor teaching Summer "High Five"! Have fun with your Australian Labradoodles! *Do not make the mistake Taylor did and say the command...

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Puppy Socialization

Socializing your puppy is so important!!! It is important to make sure your puppy continues to be socialized once they are brought into your home. Here at Ashford Manor Labradoodles we work on socializing everyday throughout the day. Different puppy wranglers come in...

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Prebiotics and Probiotics

One more reason to love TLC Pet Food ... Prebiotics and Probiotics are an important part of a dogs life. TLC includes both of these in their food blends for a healthier digestive system for your dog. It is important to take these especially as a puppy because they are...

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Potty Training

Some of the most common concerns prior to bringing home a puppy are about potty training. This is probably the scariest thing to people about bringing home a new puppy. The thing we tell everyone is be consistent! We send our families home with a schedule that we try...

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Overcoming Scarry Things

We will show you a video in this post about encouraging a puppy  to overcome fear. https://youtu.be/jGIhobwGEhA Your puppy will go through several different fear periods which happen around these time frames: 8 - 10 weeks - so just after you bring your Australian...

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Podcast 8 – How do we come up with names

Sometimes the names that you see on the website and social media seem a little crazy! That is because our litters are named after different themes. By doing this it helps us know which puppies come from what litters. It is possible to change your puppy's name once you...

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Podcast 7 – Ethical Breeding Practices

This podcast covers where our guardian dogs live and how this is the best thing for our breeding dogs. It also covers what kinds of testing we do here at Ashford Manor Labradoodles. Cheryl Sabens Ashford Manor Labradoodles 765-714-1436  

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Happy 4th of July!

From all of us at Ashford Manor Labradoodles we wish you and your family a Happy 4th of July! We may not have fireworks show and festivals to go to this year but we can still celebrate the great nation we live in. It is important to keep your dog safe during the...

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COVID-19 Socialization Tips

Listen to tips on socializing your puppy safely during the quarantine periods on our Ashford Manor podcast.  Cheryl Sabens Ashford Manor Labradoodles Australian Labradoodle Breeder 765-714-1436

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What we do with our pups

Listen to our podcast on what we do here at Ashford Manor Labradoodles with our puppies that makes us different than many Australian Labradoodle breeders. Cheryl Sabens Ashford Manor Labradoodles Australian Labradoodle Breeder in Indiana 765-714-1436

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We Now Have Podcasts!

Well this new technology stuff is more than I know what to do with! I thought keeping up a website was bad enough, the changes in Facebook, learning to use Zoom, and now making podcasts! Whew ... this pandemic is getting me on my toes! In this busy world where people...

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Barbecue Safety For Dogs

Barbecue, Holidays, and Dogs During this quarantine, holidays, and weather getting warmer the barbecues are smelling wonderful! Having a puppy or dog around a grill is not a safe option. When we are finished grilling we want to get the food served to keep it warm, the...

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5 Commands Your Dog Should Know

5 Basic Commands Every Dog Should Know Whether you have a new puppy or you have rescued a dog, you will need to build a relationship with them. The best way to do this is to use a lot of treats and praise for all behavior you like. Another great thing to do is to give...

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