Pet Products & Services Awards 2023

Jun22596 4 | LUXlife Magazine Most Reputable Doberman Breeder 2023 (USA): Tammy Mills Based in Washington, Tammy Mills, Owner of Brazen Dobermans, has been breeding quality Dobermans since 2012, providing her customers with strong, protective, loving, and loyal canine companions. She is dedicated to breeding happy, healthy Dobermans and giving them the best possible start to life with their new families. When clients invest in purchasing a puppy through Brazen Dobermans, a reputable breeder, they can trust that they will have a great experience from the very beginning. Initially created using various breeds including the Rottweiler, Pinscher, Manchester Terrier, and later the Greyhound, the Doberman is a medium to large sized dog that is strong, muscular, elegant, and loyal. Bred to live in the home and protect their beloved family, they are known to be loyal, alert, and intelligent. Despite their innate instinct to guard, the Doberman is highly adaptable and can thrive in a social environment. They tend to be very friendly and outgoing but can protect their family and home if required. Having bred German Shepherds in the early 90s and many other animals over the last almost 35 years, Tammy is an experienced breeder and veterinary technician. She has experience with many different breeds of dog, but the regal, strong, impressive, loving, gentle, and loyal Doberman captured her heart and became her life’s passion. Today, she owns Brazen Dobermans, a reputable company that breeds top quality puppies, which she runs in her free time alongside her fulltime job. While the Doberman is a largely healthy breed, it is important that breeders carry out all the necessary and recommended health tests to minimise risk for the puppies. Brazen Dobermans makes sure to DNA test all sires and dams for genetic health risk, along with Orthopaedic Foundation for Animals (OFA) and Holter testing with a 24-hour echocardiogram. These tests are useful for identifying potential problems and providing solutions before they get worse, often preventing the issue altogether. Currently breeding the large and bold European bloodlines of Doberman, Tammy has spent years searching for the best quality and