At that age you know what kind of dog you really have......and if the dog adds something special to the breed.
I had offers to breed with my male. Most females were showdogs and couchpotatoes, I don't play that game. breeding with a dog that can't perform in anything is just reproducing a simple breed standard looking dog.
E-Dog - 2012 WPBTCA National Championships
The time when screech owls and Bandogges howl and spirits walk and ghosts break up their graves.
Act I, Scene IV of William Shakespeare's "King Henry VI"