I also bought a pup around that time for $1,000 out of a NFC & a FC-AFC who proved to be a competitor
Around 2000 I got a pup for $750 from FC-AFC & a bitch with a FC-AFC sire that also proved a competitor
If you want a dog with all the clearances you have to pay for that - if you buy a dog that doesn't have the
clearances you better know your dogs - With all the close breeding taking place & the use of the same sires
predominately you better know what you are looking at - JMO
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Someday your life will flash before your eyes. It's your responsibility to make sure it's worth watching!