Please take a moment to fill out this questionnaire if you are interested in buying one of our puppies, this lets us know a bit about where our little ones will be.
Just copy and paste into your email
if you have troubles please email me and I will send you a questionnaire in an email.
Heaven on Earth NEWFOUNDLANDS
PUPPY BUYER QUESTIONNAIRE:
Phone:______________________________ email ________________________________
Number of children in household & ages: ____________________________
Please answer the following questions:
v Who were you referred by/how did you find out about Heaven on Earth Newfoundland?
v Name, Address & phone number of your veterinarian.
v What reference materials have you read/what research on this breed have you done?
v How many Newfoundland dogs are you acquainted with?
v How many dogs have you had? _______________________________
Tell me about them. _ What breed(s)? Have you ever had PUPPIES or just grown dogs?
v Have you ever done any training of dogs & if yes, what? ______________
v Are you (& the other family members) willing to take the dog to obedience lessons. ________________________________________________________________
v How did you lose your last dog? Explain briefly. ____________________
v Have you ever taken a pet to a pound/shelter? If yes, what were the circumstances?________________________________________________________
v Have you ever given a pet away? If yes, what were the circumstances. ______________________________________________________________________
v If you are going to be gone from your Newfoundland during the day, where will the dog be?? Describe their living space & send picture. _______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________
v How many hours a day will the pup be left alone? ______________________
v Will there be someone available to feed/exercise the pup during the day?___________________________________________________________________
v Where will the pup be at night? _______________________________________
v Do you have a fenced yard? ____________________________________________
vDo you plan to have the dog living outside?____________________________
vAre you planning on having the pup spay/neutered within the first year? _________________________
v Describe your environment? Do you live in a city? In the country? Where would the dog live? _________________________________________________________________
v Briefly describe your lifestyle/activities (outdoors person....?) _______________________________________________________________________
v How do you see the pup fitting into your lifestyle?____________________
v Who in the household will have major control/care of the dog? _________________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________vWhen are you wanting a puppy?
v Are you a member of the Canadian Kennel club?_____
v Are there other pets in the household?_______ What are they?_________________
v what are you currently feeding your dog/dogs?
v what are you planning on feeding your new pup?
v Describe any activities you would like to learn with your dog or be involved in? ________________________________________________________________
v Describe the house the dog will be living in? [eg. Bungalow. Bi level, 2 story…, are there stairs the pup will have to negotiate??] ______________________________________________________________________
vAre you willing to buy baby gates to have the stairs blocked?______________
v Will you travel to pick up the dog? ______________________________________
v Do you want to use your dog for breeding? ______________________________
v Do you want a male or a female? ____________
v Do you want a black or a landseer (White with black markings) Brown or Brown with white?____________
v Please add any thing further that will help me as far as making a decision as to why a puppy should be place in your home. _____________________________________________________________________________
v Why a Newf? What made you consider or decide that Newfoundland dogs were for you? _________________________________________________________________
If you wish to be on the wait list, please let me know.
Thank you for your help in completing this questionnaire.
I take the responsibility of placement of puppies very seriously, but a sense of humour is a good thing too! Yes, it is just like adopting a kid. This dog will be part of your life for a long time.