My dog’s ideal size is:
And of age age:
PuppyTeenager (6-12 months)AdultSenior
I have a preference for a dog at the shelter (specify its name):
I want to adopt a dog, because...
If applicable, age of children who will be in frequent contact with the dog:
The dog will frequently be in contact with people allergic to dogs: :
Are there cats at home (if yes, number and age of each)?
Are there dogs at home (if yes, number and age of each)?
Are there other animals at home (if yes, species, number and age)?
Are these animals are all neutered?
Their vaccination records are up-to-date?
All family members are in favor of this long-term engagement.:
I live mainly in the:
Please answerOwnerI do not own, but I have permission to own a dog
I’m planning on moving in the next few years.:
When moving, what importance do you grant for the animal to follow you?
Please answerUnimportantDesirable (if accepted)Essential
I understand that adopting is a commitment, for better or worse, for the next 15 years..
What is your plan B in the case where you wouldn’t be able to keep your dog?
The dog will be home alone everyday about:
Please answer< 4 hours4-8 hours> 8 hours
In my absence, the dog will be:
Please answerUnrestrained indoorsCrated indoorsOutdoorsIn the garageConfined in a roomIt will depend on the dog’s behavior
Have you ever had other animals?
Species if applicable:
What happened to them? Explain:
Abandonment is the act of surrendering an animal by any means, whether by finding it a new home, handing it over to a shelter or letting it leave the household.
Have you ever had to abandon an animal?
Which of the following situations would make you consider surrendering your animal?
AgressivityBitingFearful animalHouse soilingIndoor markingDestructionImportant vocalizationConflict with other house petsImportant nocturnal activityAllergy to the animalNewbornMovingSeparationNew spouseFinancial problemsLack of timePet’s health problemsOwner’s health problemsNone
How many hours a day may you devote to your dog’s exercise:
What kind of activities will you be doing with your dog:
How much do you think you will need to invest monthly in dog food?
How much do you think you will need to invest yearly for your animal’s basic care (nail trimming, grooming, toys, veterinary)?
What are your capacities (time, money, energy, etc.) in treating your animal’s curable disease? What are your limitations?
I want to adopt a guard dog:
A humanitarian adoption (dog with a particular condition) may interest me.
At home, I want my dog to be near me:
I want an enthusiastic dog with people:
Please answerVery enthusiasticA littleNot at all
I want a playful and active dog:
Please answerVery playful and activeA littleNot at all
I want a quiet and calm dog:
Please answerVery quiet and calmA littleNot at all
I am ready to train my dog in order to improve its undesirable behavior (housetraining, pulling on leash, object chewing):
Please answerA lotA littleNot at all
Other relevant information: