The PUPPYZONA standards

We Work with Only the Highest Quality, Most Responsible Breeders in the Country

Most Responsible Breeders in the Country

Less than 10 percent of the breeder partners who enter the company's review process are accepted into the network.

Puppyzona spends millions of dollars on a rigorous, proprietary screening and compliance program regarding our breeder network.
puppyzona terminates breeders who violate or do not comply with our standards.
puppyzona enhanced screening has more than 100 points of emphasis for every puppy and its parents, and we have more than 50 employees dedicated to breeder compliance.

Puppyzona Standard Pillars

Puppyzona’s proprietary standards go significantly above and beyond federal and state regulations. Check out some of the protocols and requirements within our comprehensive¬†standards manual.

Scientific Advisory Board

Puppyzona Scientific Advisory Board, comprised of experts in veterinary medicine, animal sciences and dog welfare, enhances Puppyzona standards with substantive, science-based standards of practice.

Breeder Vetting & Review

Puppyzona uses a data-driven system to evaluate tens of thousands of breeders across the nation, thoroughly screening them to create an exclusive network of breeder partners committed to dog welfare.

Scientific Advisory Board

The Puppyzona Scientific Advisory Board’s mandate is to continuously enhance Puppyzona’s industry-leading standards with substantive, in-depth, science-based standards of practice for the company and its tens of thousands of breeder partners. The Board members’ expertise spans fields relevant to ensuring the physical, emotional and long-term health of breeding dogs and puppies placed through Puppyzona’s exclusive network of responsible breeders.

The Board is committed to constantly improving, refining and clarifying our standards to ensure they guarantee animal welfare. Using their wide range of professional expertise, the Board members scrutinize Puppyzona’s requirements to ensure the physical and psychological health of all dogs in our exclusive network. Through Puppyzona’s ongoing commitment to the wellbeing of dogs, utilizing the Board, we are raising the bar for canine¬†welfare together.