Get Prepared

Cropped and Docked Doberman Pinscher - Get prepared

What will you need for your new Doberman?

So you have made the decision to have a Doberman as your next pet. There are some items that you will need! To assist you we have created a list of essentials.

If you have any questions about these items we are more than happy to help, just contact us.


  • Flat collar - Females usually mature around 16" neck size, males around 18". You should be able to snugly fit two fingers between the neck and collar for proper fit.
  • Lead - 6ft is the standard starting obedience length
  • ID tag with phone number
  • Food and water dishes
  • Quality food - we recommend Royal Canin Maxi Junior
  • Dog bed
  • Shampoo - we use pet head, it smells fantastic
  • Doggy deodorant
  • Nail clippers/Dremmel
  • Poo bags - you can be fined if you take your dog out without them
  • Toys and chews - they adore rope toys
  • Kong tennis balls - they demolish regular tennis balls all too easily
  • Training treats
  • Training clicker
  • Dog first aid kit