Pre-adoption questionnaire

Thank you for taking the time to answer our pre-adoption questionnaire. This questionnaire is essential to help us match the perfect homes for our dogs. Please answer all questions truthfully and to the best of your knowledge so we can help you find your perfect match.

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A few details about you
First Name *
Surname *
Telephone number *
Email address *
Alternative telephone number

(We will usually contact you between the hours of 8:30am and 4:30pm)

Please check you have completed all of the required fields.
You are interested in:
Size of dog:
Gender of dog:
Age of dog:
Please tell us the name of the dog or puppy on our website that you are interested in: *
At which centre is the dog or puppy you are interested in? *

A little bit about your home:
Do you *
If you rent, do you have written permission to have a dog in the home?
Type of property *
If other, please specify

Do you have a garden? *
Size of garden *
Is the garden all secure? *
Height of fencing:
Do you have direct access into your garden? (e.g. via a door or gate?) *
If no, please specify:
Please check you have completed all of the required fields.
A little bit about your family:

Who lives at home?

Number of adults: *
Number of children:
Ages of children:
Do you have children that visit regularly?
If yes, what are their ages?
Frequency of visits:
Do you own any other dogs? *
If yes, please state breed and gender
Are they neutered?

Do you have any other pets? *
If yes, tick all that apply
If other, please state:
Do you have any visiting animals (e.g. family/friends' cats and dogs)? If so, please give details:
Please check you have completed all of the required fields.
A little bit about your lifestyle:

How much daily exercise do you expect to give the dog?

Weekday *
Weekend *
How active are you? *
How long do you expect to leave the dog alone on a regular basis? *
How often?
Where do you plan on leaving the dog when you leave the house? *
If other, please specify:
Are you planning on any of the following?

Your ideal dog would:
Be good with cats
Like other dogs
Be good with livestock
Be comfortable around children
Like strangers
Enjoy being picked up/petted
Please check you have completed all of the required fields.
Previous ownership experience
Have you had dogs before?
If yes, can you give details (i.e. Breed, Size, Gender etc.):
Please tell us a little more of your experience: (Tick any that apply)

A little about you in this current climate:
Are you or anyone in your household self-isolating for any reason? *
If yes, please give details:
Is there someone able to help you and your dog if you become ill or have to self-isolate? *
Are you a key worker or currently working from home?
If working from home, what would your plans be for your new dog when you return to work?
By submitting this form, you agree that all the information above is factual and truthful to the best of your knowledge. *

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Age Range

Suitable to live with