The following table outlines some estimated costs associated with a puppy during the first year or so. This list is by no means complete nor are the amounts accurate in all locations where we have sold puppies. Hopefully they will serve to give you, the new puppy owner, a broad framework of the costs associated with the care and upbringing of a new puppy.

Puppy Expenses
Puppy cost As per sales contract
Crate/Kennel $80 - $120
Airfare to new home Dependant upon destination
Food $50 to $75 per month
Leads, collars, bowls, etc. $20 to $60
Toys & treats Unlimited
Vet checkups (3 visits annually) $200 annually
Spay / Neuter surgery (at 18 months) $400 - $600