Quick Answer: Can You Haggle At Petland?

You can negotiate.

With such high markup rates that may make you feel like you got a “deal”.

This French bulldog is at Petland Kennesaw and allegedly a consumer was quoted $10,500.

Of course most will have to do the in-house financing with that price tag.

Do Petland employees get a discount on puppies?

Employee discount. I enjoyed working with the puppies and bathing them. Even if you work full time there is no benefits.

Is Petland a bad store?

Yes. The dogs that are sold in pet stores like Petland are from puppy mills. Responsible dog owners boycott these stores, in hopes of putting puppy mills out of business. Petco and Petsmart both host adoptable pets from local shelters.

Can you negotiate price with a dog breeder?

Professional Breeders do not negotiate on their product. They work hard to make sure they are providing the top of the line of their breed. They have a lot invested in each puppy. A backyard breeder – one not invested in the breed but rather in the dollar per puppy produced WILL negotiate with their puppy price.

How much do pets cost at Petland?

To some people, $5,000 for a purebred puppy might seem pretty average, especially as breeds like English bulldogs and Chow Chows can cost up to $8,000 to $9,000 from a breeder. While statistics for albinism in dogs aren’t readily available, it’s true that dogs with albinism are hard to find.

How much does Petland pay for puppies?

Petland Salaries

Job TitleSalary
Puppy Counselor salaries – 2 salaries reported$7/hr
Kennel Technician salaries – 1 salaries reported$9/hr
Retail Sales salaries – 1 salaries reported$9/hr
Animal Care Technician salaries – 1 salaries reported$9/hr

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How long does Petland keep their puppies?

10 days

What’s wrong with Petland?

Documented USDA violations at some of Petland’s breeders and suppliers included: dirty, broken- down enclosures; inadequate shelter from the cold; dogs kept in too-small cages; and inadequate veterinary care. Some of the breeders were found with sick or dead dogs left in their cages.

What happens to dogs that don’t sell at Petland?

What happens to pet store puppies who aren’t sold? As with other unsold inventory, they go on sale. Stores buy puppies for a fraction of what they charge their customers. If the puppy still doesn’t sell, stores will often cut their losses and give puppies away to employees, friends or rescue groups.

Why is Petland closing?

Amy Eisenberg, Petland Discounts’ director of public relations and special events, told The Brooklyn Daily Eagle that the company’s closing was not certain. She said Petland Discounts filed the notices in case it needed to close amid the uncertainty caused by the death of its president and founder, Neil Padron.

How much should I sell my puppy for?

Puppies bred at home by average people typically sell for $200 to $600, with perhaps a collar, a toy and some puppy food included. These home breeders incur some of the same veterinary costs. Less likely, however, are medical clearances and stud fees, medical breeding or delivery help from veterinarians.

How long do breeders keep dogs?

11 to 12 Weeks is Fine for Some Breeds

Some breeders prefer to keep their puppies a bit longer than 10 weeks. Those who breed toy breeds especially, including Chihuahuas, Papillons, and other tiny dogs, will keep the puppies until they are 11 to 12 weeks of age.

How do you negotiate a price?

Rules of Successful Negotiation

  • Do Your Homework. You need to know some important things about the service or product you want to buy before you begin negotiations:
  • Make the Other Side Name a Price First.
  • Don’t Be Reasonable.
  • Know the Limit.
  • Be Quiet.
  • Ask for Extras.
  • Walk Away.