Your phone number (with country, city, area codes):
Do you own or rent your home?
Number of adults in your household?
Number and ages of children in your household?
Does anyone in your family have allergies to dogs?
Is everyone in your family committed to getting an Irish Setter or Lakeland
If no, please explain?
Who will be the primary care giver?
Have you ever owned an Irish Setter or Lakeland Terrier or any other breed previously?
If yes, what happened to it?
Are you interested in an Irish Setter or Lakeland Terrier? And, when are you looking to purchase a puppy? ASAP
What traits are you looking for in this puppy?
Are you interested in a male or female?
If that sex is not available would you consider the other?
Would you consider an older puppy or adult dog?
If yes or maybe what is the maximum age you would consider?
Do you have a fenced in yard or enclosure?
If no, how do you plan to control your dog, if yes what type and height of fence (i.e., chainlink, invisible, dog run)?
How much exercise will this dog receive?
Where will the dog PRIMARILY spend its time?
Reason for wanting an Irish Setter or Lakeland Terrier - check all that apply:
How many hours per day will this dog be left alone?
If more than 6 hours will there be a lunch walk?
Yes, by family member
Yes, by dog walker
Where will the dog be when no one is home - loose, crated, confined to kitchen, basement, garage, yard, kennel or other?
Where will the dog sleep at night? - on the bed, loose, crated, confined to kitchen, basement,
garage, yard, kennel or other?
What would you do with the dog if you suddenly found yourself unable to keep it? (things do happen!)
Do you have any other pets currently?
If yes, what types, ages and temperament? Are they spayed or neutered?
Will you spaying or neutering this dog?
Please explain, are you planning on breeding?
What problems (health, training, behavior, etc) if any did you have with previous dogs?
Have you ever given a dog up to a shelter, pound or rescue group, if yes please explain?
Have you ever taken a dog to obedience classes? No
Do you plan on taking this puppy to obedience?
How long do you expect house breaking to take?
Have you familiarized yourself with the characteristics of the Irish Setter or
How much time do you expect to do weekly on training and grooming?
7 Plus hours
Are you willing to follow the Health Guidelines supplied by Rusticwood Kennels regarding shots, exercise and feeding?
If no or maybe please explain:
Are you willing to stay in regular contact with Rusticwood Kennels for the life of the dog and provide updates?
Please provide two references (one preferably your vet and #'s)
How do you plan for the puppy to get to you, i.e., pickup, ship?
Anything else you would like to tell us?
ie. hobbies, more about the type of life the dog will be living