Puppy Application Please answer each question and feel free to elaborate. There is not always a simple yes or no answer, and there is not always a "right" answer. The more info you can provide, the better. We just want to get a feel for the kind of life a dog would have in your household. You should hear from us within 24 hours of submission. Thank you for taking the time to fill this out!
What is your current living situation? Rent Own Rent with roommates If you rent, please provide Landlords name & phone number, with permission to contact, to check the allowance of a pet. You will not be approved for a puppy without this information.
When are you looking to add a puppy to your home? Why do you feel this is the best time to add a golden retriever or Wirehaired Pointing Griffon to your life/household?
How many people are in your home? What ages?
Does anyone in your home have a disability? If yes, please elaborate.
Do you have plans to add a child to your family within the next 3 years?
What do you and/or your spouse do for a living? Is anyone currently working from home?
How is your yard confined? If none, how do you plan to keep you puppy/dog safe and exercised?
Do you have any pets? If so, how many, what kinds/breeds, and how old?
Where will your puppy/dog be while your household is at work/out of the house? Do you plan on crate training your puppy? If so, how long each day?
Are you aware of health issues with this breed, as no breed is without health issues? Yes No Have you owned a Golden Retriever or WPG before? If so, when and for how long?
Have you owned a puppy before? If so, when?
Why do you feel a Golden Retriever or WPF is the right kind of puppy/dog for your household?
Where will your puppy/dog sleep?
What kind of classes/training are you planning to do with your puppy? How long do you plan to be involved in classes?
What activities do you and your family participate in that might include your puppy/dog?
Please provide 2 personal references below, including their full name, phone number and your relationship to them.
Please provide your vet office information, including business name and phone number, if applicable. Please specify if we CANNOT contact them.
Are you looking for a male or female puppy? No preference?
Have you ever had to give a pet away? If yes, how come?
Have you ever had a bad experience with a dog? If yes, how so?
Are you will to spay/neuter your dog at the age appropriate time? Are you aware of premature spay/neutering?
Are you willing to return the puppy/dog to Maine Backwoods Kennel, should you have to re-home your puppy/dog during any point of it's life?
How did you hear about Maine Backwoods Kennel?
Is there anything else about yourself that you'd like to share with us?