PLEASE COPY & PASTE THIS BELOW APPLICATION INTO AN EMAIL - ADD YOUR RESPONCES - AND SEND BACK TO US.
Thank you for your interest in a MacDanes – Great Dane puppy. We feel deeply responsible for the puppies we cause to be born and we have promised then to find secure, loving homes. Below please find our “potential puppy owner application”. This application is not a commitment on the part of the Breeder or the Potential Puppy Purchaser, only a “first step”. We require this application to be completed by potential puppy owners in order to be on our waiting list.
Please be aware of a few of our policies: • A Suitably fenced yard is required: “invisible fencing” is not sufficient or acceptable. • Attendance at a puppy kindergarten is Required. • A crate to assist with housebreaking and to prevent destruction is required. • Pet puppies are Required to be spayed/neutered – NO exceptions! • The dog Must be maintained as a house pet.
Additionally, you Must be willing to: • Follow must instructions on feeding, training and vet care. • For more pre-sale conditions, please contact me. • A copy of our sale contract is available upon request to serious inquiries.
If more room is necessary for responses, please attach a separate sheet. If you have questions regarding this application, please contact me.
WHO WOULD LIKE TO OWN ME? Date:
City: State: Zip:
Best Time and Phone to call: Email: Owner - Occupation: Employers Name/Address:
Co-Owner - Occupation: Employers Name/Address:
Owner’s Personal References: (1)Name:____________________________________________ Relationship:_________________________________________ Phone#:_________________________
How, or from whom, did you hear about our puppies:
I WILL BE: Male______ Female______ Show Puppy_____ Pet Puppy_____
WHAT WOULD MY NEW HOME BE LIKE? Do you own or rent your home? House or Other (explain): If renting, do you have landlord’s permission to keep a dog? If renting, provide landlord’s name & phone#:
Do you have a regular veterinarian: Vet’s Name: Vet’s Address & Phone#: Former Veterinarian Name, Address & Phone#:__________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________ Reason for changing from former Vet?
Where will you Dane spend the day? Loose Indoors_____ Crate_____ Basement_____ Garage_____ Fenced Yard_____ Kennel_____ Describe in detail:
Where will your Dane spend the night? Owner’s Bed_____ Owner’s Bedroom_____ Loose indoors_____ Crate_____ Where/Describe:
Please describe the size of yard/property: Please list fence height and type: Does fencing completely enclose yard/property? Do you have a separate kennel run? Height & Size:_______________________________________________ Flooring Type:_______________________________________________ Shelter Type:________________________________________________
Where will your Dane attend obedience class:
Please tell us about your household: How many adults: How Many Children & their ages: Have the children had experience with dogs before (be specific):_____________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________ Have children ever participated in (dog) obedience training?_____________ showing?____________ Any children who are expected to be regular visitors to household?(ex./step/etc.): Where will your Dane be when children/company are visiting?
Are there any adults that are regular visitors/employees of the household: -Their experience with big dogs: Are there other dogs in the household? If yes, please list breed/age/gender (and spay/neuter), purchased from (Name & Phone#) of each: ________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________ Are there other pets (explain in detail): Are there other animals that are regular visitors: Are any other dogs are animals expected in the near future:
WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT ME? Please list Breed(s) owned; and if no longer with you, please explain:
Have you ever owned a Great Dane? What was his/her AKC registered name?____________________________________ AKC #____________ Name/Address/Phone# of breeder from whom you purchased:______________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________ Why did you choose this Breed? If you have never owned a Dane before, what do you know of, what is your experience with Danes? Do you have a “mentor” in the Breed?____ (Name/Ph#):)_________________________________________ Have you ever bred or co-bred a litter? Are you planning on breeding this Dane? Do you crate train? Have you shown before? Type of Competition:_______________________ How many years:_______ What were the results from this showing (titles):________________________________________________ Did you show yourself, or did you hire a handler (Name & Ph#)___________________________________ Have you ever completed an obedience class with a dog? When? Name/Address/Ph# of Instructor:____________________________________________________________ May the seller, or their agent(s), visit your home before and/or after purchase of your Dane?
Thank you for furnishing this information. If there is any other information you would like to add, please feel free to do so. If you have any questions about the information sought, please feel free to ask.
By my (BOLD TYPED) signature below, I give MacDanes, and/or their agents, permission to contact any individual/company, listed or not, to discuss/obtain personal information for the purpose of determining my qualifications for owning a Great Dane. I understand this release may include personal, professional and/or financial information. I certify all of the information I/we have given above as true and complete.
___________________________________________ ___________________________________________ Potential Puppy Owner’s Signature & Date Potential Puppy Co-Owner’s Signature & Date
Thank you for your interest in a MacDanes puppy. We will review your application and get back to you as soon as possible. This may take some time as we will be calling your references, please have patience, as we are determined to secure the very best homes for our puppies. ~Beth Beth@MacDanes.com www.MacDanes.com