February 28, 2018
Welcome to this week’s update on Lamgo Farms!!! I appreciate you stopping by to see just what is happening with our family, furry friends and farm. Everyone is doing great and we have had quite a week!
We celebrated our daughter Melissa’s 14 th birthday yesterday and we are preparing to celebrate Nathan and Ava’s birthday’s on Friday.
No, they are not twins. Well. . .Irish twins! Nathan was born on Ava’s first birthday. Ava is turning 2 years old and Nathan is turning one!!! We are so excited for what the Lord has done for us with these wonderful babies!
The celebrating doesn’t end there. Today, Sammy delivered her puppies! My birthday is on the 13th and then our son, who you have been praying for, will be 16 years old at the end of the month.
Long story short. . .we will be a little caked out by April first!
Right now we are literally weathering the storm. It is currently storming outside again! I love rain. Don’t get me wrong. We need rain for our crops and to fill our tanks and to keep the fire levels low. But it boggles my mind why we get an entire year’s worth of rain in just a few weeks. Well. . .we may need to leave a boat at the end of the driveway for our owners coming in a few weeks.
We’re almost done with our new puppy visitation building and can’t wait for it to dry up to complete the new puppy area outside.
Well, until the clouds roll by, I’m gonna sign off, let you scroll down and put on my snorkel !!!!
CURRENT and Next Season’s Breeding Schedule: (this is our Spring/Summer 2018 schedule)
Here is what we have now and have planned: scroll down to the FAQ section to see how to place a deposit and to answer many questions.
Mrs. Beasley/Burton F1b Petites
1 girl, 2 boys
What Happens Now?
Just look at these chunky babies! As usual, Beasley’s puppies are pure joy! They all have a wonderful temperament and are as beautiful as can be. They are walking and exploring and even potty training. They are learning to use their potty pads. This week they had their first deworming and are starting to drink some water from the bowl.
What Happens Next?
During week 3 we will introduce their first food called, “Gruel.” This is our own puppy mixture and they love it! Week four is simply for of the same. Socialization and playing. Week 5 will be our temperament testing and just before they turn 6 weeks old, we’ll have our puppy picking!
Puppy picking will be Saturday, March 17 (St. Patrick’s Day)- times are listed by the names. Puppies will be going home Saturday, March 31st at 10am.
- Cordes- 10am – no gender preference. Wanting a curly coat.
- Swearingen- 11am
- Young/Neal- 12pm- no gender preference. Wanting a curly coat.
Past Beasley/Burton puppies
Sammy/Paddington F3 Mini’s (white, cream, peanut butter coloring 25-35 lbs) Litter Reserved
I’m happy to announce that Sammy delivered 5 boys and 3 girls today! She is doing wonderful as usual. The final girl puppy had a little bit of a stressed labor, so she is not nursing as vigorously as the others. We’ll be watching her close to make sure she doesn’t lose weight. Right now, it could go either way. Of course, we are praying this cute little girl makes it just fine. I can see several peanut butter colors, apricot/creams and one lighter cream or even a white color. Everyone has a wave to their backs. A few have a tighter curl. We’ll know more in a few weeks. Each owner on the list will be receiving an email from me with details tomorrow. Until then- just now each owner has one week from today to back out or choose another litter. I’ll let everyone know if we have any cancellations.
What Happens Next:
Right now the puppies are nursing and sleeping. They are all nice and warm and plump! Sammy is an excellent mother! I can’t wait to see these babies grow up!
Puppy picking will be announced after I hear from each owner to confirm picking spots. Puppy picking will be scheduled for Saturday, April 14 and pick up will be Saturday, April 28. Again, I will be emailing many details tomorrow.
- Manor (double listed)
- Wait list: Colbourn
Lina/Paddington F1bb Medium Goldendoodles (40-55 lbs) (Light red or a Peanut butter color with both wavy and curly coats). This is the same generation as Professor Raman who is from our Brie/Duke litter. LITTER FULL! WAIT LIST ONLY NOW.
We have news on Lina this week. After checking why her tummy wasn’t growing the way we wanted, we discovered that her uterus was enlarged but no babies were found. That was just a few days ago. We then found out she is currently having her cycle. This is called a split cycle. Where they start, then stop then start again. The first cycle was an anovulatory cycle. Ovulation did not actually occur. Her enlarged uterus made it feel as if she were pregnant. She has already undergone her first round of artificial insemination. I will keep you posted and we will have an ultrasound once she is past 24 days gestation to visually confirm pregnancy. This may seem as a shock, but Sammy has been known to do this quite often. It is aggravating and I am so very sorry for those of you expecting puppies to be born this weekend. We were concerned that she was having a very small litter. At least now we know she will most likely go on to have her usual larger litter.
Many of you are double listed with other litters. You are free to move to another litter such as Brie’s since she is already bred- or you can hang in there for a Lina baby. Please let me know your thoughts and wishes for this litter. You can also remain in this litter and double list with another just in case. God does throw us some curve balls and lately, there have been quite a few. But I know that after each and every moment of disappointment or loss we can expect a beautiful miracle just around the corner. So, that’s what we’ll be expecting! I’ll keep you posted on her inseminations. Her now estimated due date won’t be until May 1st. That would put puppies going home around July. I understand this is pushing you back quite a bit- so please let us know how we can assist you!
- Churman hold
- Manor (double listed)
- Bhavsar (double listed)
- Hold- Steelman Service Dog (double listed)
- Martínez/Burch (double listed)
Lina and Paddington’s Past Puppies. . .
Jules/Paddington F2b Mini’s (red- 20-30 lbs) Litter Reserved
Jules pregnancy has been confirmed. Right now, the puppies feel like little round golf balls. By next week, we won’t be able to feel them again for another 3 weeks. Her due date is set at March 27, 2018. Puppies will be estimated to go home around May 19.
- Wait list: Hayman, Shivdasani, Atit, Smith, Montez (more on waitlist not listed)
Brie/Duke F1bb Mini/Medium Goldendoodles. Duke and Brie’s breeding has concluded! We will now wait 2 weeks before I can confirm pregnancy. I know many of you were wanting puppies for Christmas. So, we will most likely be having puppies from Brie going home around the first week in June. If the timing is off for you- we will certainly work on fitting you into another litter like hers. I know many are also double listed on Lina’s current litter.
These puppies mature between 30-40 lbs and are cream, white and a peanut butter coloring. The coats are a soft curly and wavy coat.
7 picking spots
- hold for Danielle
- Sotak (double listed for Lina)
- holding for possible Lina litter transfer
- holding for possible Lina litter transfer
- holding for possible Lina litter transfer
- holding for possible Lina litter transfer
Brie/Duke’s Baley (click link for baby pics)
Brie/Duke’s Emmie (click on link for baby pics)
Nala (Brie/Duke’s 2014 puppy) (clink on link for baby pics)
Snowflake/Burton English F1 Mini Goldendoodles (35-45 lbs)
A few of our male dogs are letting us know that Snowflake may be coming into heat now. I’m not for certain so I will wait until we know for sure before getting you too excited. This is her usual time to cycle. So, I’m hoping the rain will stop so she can visit the male dogs and we can know for sure just when ovulation will occur! Keep praying!
- Lamgo Farms first pick
- Manor (double listed)
- Waitlist: Service Dog Hold, O’Brien, Steed
(Past litter- all now home)
Upcoming Litters. . .FAll 2018-19 Breeding Schedule
Maybelline / Paddington Mini Double Doodles: Breeding starts July/August with puppies going home around Thanksgiving 2018.
The Mini Double Doodle: F1 Mini Chocolate Labradoodle mixed with an F1b Mini Red Goldendoodle. Puppies will be a chocolate/red color with a wavy coat that matures between 25-35 lbs.
8 picking spots
- Martin (double listed with Sammy’s litter)
(past Maybelline/Paddington puppy- black turning dark chocolate- wavy coat)
(past Maybelline/Paddington puppy- red with white markings- wavy coat)
Bella / Paddington F1b English Medium Golendoodle: Bella is a Brie/Bison English Creme puppy and Paddington is a Beasley/Bean puppy. These will be a Peanut butter coloring, red and cream with wavy coats. Some straighter coats can have a shedding capability but nothing like a retriever. Waiting for her next cycle which should be at any time. This is a first time breeding between the two so we will reserve 6 picking spots and then hold a wait list.
- Kuyrkendall (double listed)
- Candelaria (double listed)
- Galvan (double listed on Charmin)
Past Polly/Paddington puppy pictures: Bella is Polly’s sister- so puppies will look similar.
Jasmine “Red” F2b Petite Goldendoodle Litter. Jasmine is a Beasley/Burton Petite Goldendoodle. Jasmine will be paired with our new addition F1b Red Mini Goldendoodle to create another “Jules” type of litter. These will be mostly wavy and a few curly. All shades of red. Breeding will be Fall 2018. LITTER FULL! WAITLIST ONLY!
- Hofmeister (double listed- holding Jules litters)
- Coast/Laris (double listed)
- waitlist: Hughes
Charmin / Paddington F3 Mini Goldendoodles: Charmin is a Duke/Daphne F2b Mini Goldendoodle and Paddington is our Beasley/Bean F1b Goldendoodle. They will have another F3 mini litter like our Sammy/Paddington. Charmin has more apricot markings on her back and tail. Colors to be peanut butter, white and cream. Coats to be wavy. Breeding will be Fall 2018. This is a first time breeding for Charmin. She is the same breeding as our Sammy. So you can look at past Sammy/Paddington puppies for comparison as to what the puppies will look like.
- Galvan- (double listed on Bella)
Upcoming litter. . .Boston/Paddington F2b Petite Goldendoodle litter. Boston has completed her testing and will become our next “Jules.” She will be ready for our 2019 breeding season. We will know which half of the 2019 season once we complete her next cycle. These puppies will be a petite size and will be all shades of red and peanut butter. Wavy coats expected. LITTER FULL! WAITLIST ONLY!
- LF hold- Woodward (double listed)
- Hold- Hobbs
- waitlist: Champion (double listed with Charmin)
We breed our dogs once a year unless we have scheduling issues or need to get them back on the right cycle schedule. Here is what we will pair up again after this year’s breeding. Upcoming 2019/20.
Parker/Squishy F1bb Pockets
LITTER FULL! WAITLIST ONLY!
Below is video of Parker’s first litter with Squishy giving us super tiny puppies. We will publish pictures of these puppies as they grow and as owners send them in so you can see what they look like full grown. At this time, we only have grown pictures from Parker’s litter with Paddington Bear.
Parker should have another breeding cycle around May/June. We will keep you informed when breeding begins!
- waitlist: Phan
Future Breedings: Winter 2019
(Deposits for the following litters will not be accepted until January 1, 2019- lists will not be started until then.)
Sammy/Paddington F3 Mini’s (Feb 2019)- White – first pick
Snowflake/Burton F1 Mini’s (May/June 2019)
Lina/Paddington F1bb Mediums (May/June 2019)
Maybelline/Paddington Mini Double Doodles (August 2019)
What breedings to you have coming up? Please scroll back Up for current and upcoming litters (scroll down for more future litters) to the “Next Season’s Breeding Schedule” to see what will be bred and what picking spots are open.
How do I know if you have any open picking spots in a particular litter? Scroll until you see your desired litter. Any available picking spots will be listed as “open.”
How do I reserve a picking spot? Email me at email@example.com with “deposit” in the subject line. Note which litter and number on the picking spot you prefer. Include your name, mailing address, phone number and any preferences you may have for your puppy. Then go to our pricing/payment page at LamgoFarms.com to place your deposit of $250.
Are Deposits refundable? Unfortunately, due to the high demand of our puppies, we no longer refund deposits. If for some reason we do not have enough puppies born to provide for every owner- your deposit can be transferred to your next desired litter. The $250 is a picking spot reservation. This also helps us weed out those who are not serious about taking home one of our puppies.
Do you have any paperwork we need to complete? Since our puppies are Reserved almost a year in advance- we will spend that time getting to know each of you and will be offering the proper education to make sure you are fully prepared to bring home your puppy. When placing a deposit, please include your name, email address, mailing address, phone number and any preferences you may have. Once you place your deposit, I will email you your purchase contract which also serves as your receipt. You will need to sign and email this back to me. You will also receive a suggested supply list as well as our Health Warranty. The Health Warranty is not due back until 30 days after you take your puppy home.
Do you choose the puppy for us or can we choose our own puppy? You will be asked to visit the Farm at your puppy picking appointment and will be given an hour to choose your puppy. The choice is yours. Please understand that we cannot guarantee gender availability. When it comes to our donated therapy/service dogs, we will choose the top two for you and then you can make your choice out of those.
Can we visit Lamgo Farms for allergy testing or just to see the dogs? Every puppy owner that has placed a deposit is invited to the farm between weeks 5 and 6 for a puppy picking appointment. If unable to attend- we can send extra video and pictures or FaceTime the appointment. Unfortunately- we do not allow other visitors due to the health risk for our puppies and dogs as well as for the safety of our family. If you wish to have allergy testing- it’s best to find a doodle owner and see if you can tolerate that particular generation of doodle. We have several pictures, video as well as slide shows showing our grounds, parents and past puppies. You may also visit our Facebook page and join our open forum to communicate with any of our past owners about their experience with Lamgo Farms. We welcome your questions!
Do you do temperament testing? Yes, all puppies are tested at week 5 and the results are emailed prior to your puppy picking appointment.
Do you take weekly pictures of your puppies? Yes, The first week is simply a group photo but individual pictures are taken weekly starting at week 2. Video is taken weekly starting at week 3 and concludes at week 7.
Are your puppies socialized? Yes! We now have 7 children. Ages 21, 16, 15, 13, 9, 1 and 3 months old. We homeschool and are able to hold, socialize using sensory stimulation as well as play with and cuddle your puppy several times a day which prepares them for any home environment.
When do the puppies come home? Puppies are ready to go home on the Saturday between weeks 7 and 8.
Do you have a Health Warranty? Yes, Lamgo Farms has a 2 year warranty over hips and eyes.
Do you Health Test your Breeding dogs? Some are OFA tested but not all. After consulting an Animal Orthopedic doctor- we learned that these tests do not offer the assurance that puppies will not have hip issues. A good line of breeding stock along with cross breeding and proper care of the puppy will protect and prevent hip issues.
Do you allow boarding after the release date of the puppy? Unfortunately, we are unable to keep your puppy past the pick up date. You will be notified within 24 hours after the birth as to your picking appointment time as well as puppy pick up date/time/information. This will allow you at least 7 weeks to make pick up arrangements. Pick up is on a Saturday between 10-11am. We do sometimes offer a Friday pick up by appointment. Lamgo Farms is closed on Sundays and cannot do picking appointments or pick up appointments at that time.
Do you fly puppies out of state? At this time, we only fly during the months of November through May. Our summer months are too hot to fly. Flying is an additional $450.
What is included in the price of the puppy? An awesome Lamgo Farms PUPPY. . . complete puppy packet: Crate, potty training bells, nutritional supplement, toys, treats, scented blanket from littermates, training material, folder with health records, pedigree, etc, emailed photo collage of your puppy as well as a 10 lb bucket of premium puppy food that will last a few months.
What is your pricing?
Double Doodles (mini Labradoodle/mini goldendoodle cross): $2,100
Goldendoodles (Standard, Medium and miniature): $1,950
Goldendoodles (Petite, Micro mini’s): $2,100
Goldendoodles (Pocket): $2,400
Do you offer discounts: Yes, we offer a $300 discount for our Military owners. Once a year we also offer donation dogs for those medically requiring therapy or service dogs. Please email me your circumstance and we will pray and ask God for the answer.
Do you have a Spay/Neuter clause? Yes. All of our puppies are sold with our contract stating all males must be neutered before 5 months old and females must be spayed before 6 months old. We no longer sell for breeding purposes.
What sets Lamgo Farms apart from other Goldendoodle breeders? First, having 14 years experience in breeding Goldendoodles- we have learned quite a bit about what to breed to create the perfect doodle for every coat type and personality desired as well as our dedication to each litter. Living on a farm and homeschooling allows us to constantly lay hands on the puppies and give them the ultimate care they need and you desire in a breeder. We care greatly for our puppies and owners and strive to give that personal touch to every one and puppy that comes our way. We also trust God to give us the perfect puppy you desire. We pray over every breeding and puppy and are genuinely blessed with the ability to raise these fluffy friends.
Pictures and Video: When we do have puppies. . .Pictures will be uploaded in our photo gallery at photos.lamgofarms.com and on our Facebook page. Video will be located on our Youtube channel at Happenings at lamgo Farms. Weekly pictures will start at week 2 and Video will start to be taken when puppies are three weeks old.
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