Puppy Application
Name:
Address:
City:
State:
Zip Code:
Home Phone:
Cell Phone:
Work Phone:
Age:
Email Address:
Do you rent or own your home? Rent
Own
What type of home do you live in? Single Family Home
Townhouse
Apartment/Condo
Mobile Home
Farm/Ranch
Other
If other, please explain.
Is your home in the..... Country
City
Small Town
Suburb
Sub-Division
How did you find out about Oso Bodacious Mastiffs?
Do you have children? Yes
No
If yes, how many and what are their ages?
If no, are you planning to have children? Yes
No
Occupation:
Spouses Occupation:
Do any family memebers suffer from allergies? Yes
No
If yes, what are they allergic to?
Do you have a fenced in yard? Yes
No
If no, where will your dog be pottied, and how do you intend to make sure your Mastiff gets enough exercise?
Where will your Mastiff live? Inside
Outside
Kennel
Other
If other, please explain.
If your Mastiff is to live outside, what type of shelter will be provided?
Would your Mastiff be left alone for 50 or more hours a week? Yes
No
Where will your Mastiff be kept when it's alone?
Where will your Mastiff sleep at night?
Please list your current animals, their ages, and whether they are spayed/neutered.
If your current animals are not spayed/neutered, do you plan on doing so? Yes
No
Do you have any additional comments regarding your other pets.
If you do not own dogs now, have you owned dogs in the past? Yes
No
If yes, list their breeds.
What happened to your past dogs? (Check all that apply.) Euthanized
Died Naturally
Given to Rescue
Ran Away
Sold
Stolen
Returned to Breeder
Explain your answers.
What did/do you like BEST about your past or current dogs?
What did/do you like LEAST about your past or current dogs?
Have you ever, or do you now, own a Mastiff? Yes
No
If no, have you ever owned a giant breed dog? And if so, what breed?
Do you want a pet, or a show potential puppy? Pet
Show Potential
If you want a pet puppy, would you be interested in a fluffy Mastiff if there are any in the litter? Yes
No
Do you want a male or female? Male
Female
What is your color preference? Fawn
Apricot
Fawn Brindle
Apricot Brindle
No Preference
If you can't have your first choice of color, what is your second choice? Fawn
Apricot
Fawn Brindle
Apricot Brindle
No Preference
Are you willing to travel, possibly fly, to pick up your Mastiff? Yes
No
How soon are you wanting a puppy?
Why are you interested in a Mastiff? (Check all that apply.) Protection
Companion
Show Prospect
Breeding
Obedience Prospect
Child's Friend
Prestige
Other
If other, please list.
What aspect(s) of a dog is most important to you? (Check all that apply.) Appearance
Agility
Temperament
Easy Care Coat
Quiet Companion
Obedience
Friendly Attitude
Size
Show Potential
What physical attributes are important to you? (Check all that apply.) Mask Color
Angulation
Wrinkles
Ear Color
White Toes
Toenail Color
White Chest
Coat Length
Rear Dew Claws
Movement
Bite
Bone Size
Explain you choices.
If you have other dog(s), how would you describe their temperament? (Check all that apply.) Dominant
Mild Tempered
Submissive
Aggressive
Shy
Natural Leader
Follower
Friendly
Aloof
What type of temperament in your Mastiff would best suit your family? Dominant
Mild Tempered
Submissive
Aggressive
Shy
Natural Leader
Follower
Friendly
Aloof
What is your family's activity level? Athletic
Moderate
Low
Other
If other, please explain.
What traits do you NOT like in your dogs? (Check all that apply.) Drooling
Odor
Jumping
Chewing
Shedding
Barking
Digging
Other
If other, please list.
What family activities would you like your Mastiff to join you in?
What activities do you intend to do with your Mastiff as a puppy?
What activities do you intend to do with your Mastiff as an adult dog?
Are you prepared for the financial responsibility of owning a giant breed dog? Yes
No
What type of food do you intend to feed your Mastiff?
How much responsibility will your child(ren) be given in the care and management of the new puppy? Total
Some
Minimal
None
How much adult supervision of your puppy and child(ren) will be provided? Maximum
Some
Minimal
None
Are all members of your household aware of and welcoming of aquiring a Mastiff? Yes
No
If no, please explain.
Is everyone willing to be involved in the care and raising of the dog? Yes
No
If no, please explain.
Who will be the primary caregiver?
Are you willing to provide the dog with proper socialization with people? Yes
No
Are you willing to provide the dog with proper socialization with other dogs? Yes
No
If no children reside with you, how often will the dog come into contact with children? Frequently
Occasionally
Rarely
Never
What kind of training are you planning to do with your Mastiff?
Is there anything else you want me to know, or do you have any additional comments?
Please list 2 personal references, including their address, phone number, and relationship.
Please list a veterinary reference, including his/her address and phone number.
Would you agree to allow me, or an agent chosen by me, to visit your home and family prior to placing a puppy in your home? Yes
No
If no, please explain.