The list below shows dog breeders who are RPB members in Georgia. You may click the following link to apply to become an RPB member. Our free dog breeder guide, as well as a guide on how to become a registered breeder with RPB, can be found at the following link.
You may use this list to find RPB members in Georgia who practice ethical breeding of their animals and provide proper housing and nutrition for their dogs. We encourage you to do your own research on the needs and characteristics of your chosen breed and the breed’s care requirements before you choose a breeder.
By supporting breeders who are RPB registered members, you are supporting ethical breeding and the humane treatment of all animals.
You may click the following link to verify that your breeder’s details match the RPB records: RPB Members
RPB members in Georgia must follow our Code of Ethics and provide a high standard of care for all their pets. Breeders in the state of Georgia must meet the following requirements:
Agree to abide by the RPB Code of Ethics
Have less than 10 breeding females
Be in compliance with the state and county/council animal number limits
Have all the necessary permits and licenses for dog and/or cat breeding for where you reside
In compliance with the Georgia Department of Agriculture, a Pet Dealer (breeder) is required to be licenced if they meet the following requirements: “Anyone who sells, offers to sell, exchanges or offers for adoption dogs, cats, fish, reptiles or other animals customarily obtained as pets in this State. Dog breeders require a pet dealer’s license if they sell more than one litter in any twelve (12) month period or over 30 adult dogs in a 12 month period.”
If you meet the above requirements you are required to be registered with the Georgia Department of Agriculture as a Pet Dealer.
All of your breeding animals are required to be up to date with their vaccinations (canine and feline vaccinations and rabies vaccinations) and be registered with your county/council as required.