What: Marketplace allowing breeders to sell purebred puppies; Advertise grooming and dog-related services
Expected pay: Varies
Commissions and fees: $29/90-day listing of your puppies-for-sale; $100 annually to advertise your grooming business
Requirements: Be an AKC member; If you are a breeder of distinction, you may be able to register and sell your puppies with no fees on the site
- You can advertise your grooming services and list your purebreds for sale on the AKC Marketplace
- The American Kennel Club provides information and support to breeders about health issues, places to get products for puppies, and where you can find a dog show or trainer.
- There are listings for dog boarding and walking; services are through a partnership with Rover.
Although advertising elsewhere could be cheaper, the AKC endorsement provides a valuable stamp of approval for puppies, and you are more likely to find serious buyers willing to pay real money for your breed.