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I had a look at their website and I don't know about a mill - depends on how they keep the dogs - but I sure wouldn't patronize them unless they're a lot less shady than their site makes them look. They're churning puppies out and selling them to anyone who has the money. They also talk up schnauzers in gushing terms without addressing any of the common health or behavior issues of the breed, which is a sign they're putting sales above placing the pups in well-prepared forever homes. There's no mention of them doing anything with the parents (like obedience, sports, conformation, even basic temperament testing or, like...going for walks) and they don't mention health testing the parents, either. (They do have that AKC HEART logo on there, but it expired two years ago, and a .gif doesn't doesn't mean much unless it's confirmed.) The sires and dams are not listed in the OFA database.

There are also what look to be questionable ear crops on several of the sires and dams, which can be a warning sign. I don't like ear cropping in general, but if it's done it should be done by a skilled vet and then given correct aftercare. Several of those cropped ears look really off-standard to me.

How can they possibly give adequate pet attention to 14 dams, even besides puppies and whatever sires they have on site?

They might be better than the light their own site paints them in, but for me the bottom line would be that mini schnauzers are a super common and popular breed in the US so it'd be really easy to find countless better breeders or to get a dog from rescue.

None of that should prevent you from enjoying your girls that you have. I just would not buy from them in the future or recommend them to others.
 

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Yeah, I don't mind a non-standard color/pattern, but the fact that the site calls the coats "rare" (as opposed to the reality, which is probably that someone's poodle stud jumped a fence a few generations back...and even if it's just a quirk of genetics, it's off the breed standard, which they claim to be breeding to in their intro, so way to contradict yourselves, I guess?) is a sketchy marketing technique. They also mention "toy" schnauzers, which is some garbage, too.
 
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