How did you hear about Tsavo Leonbergers?
Why did you decide on a Leonberger puppy?
Are you interested in a male or a female, and why?
What characteristics are you looking for in your Leonberger?
Do you have certain interests/goals for your dog? (Conformation, Obedience, Water work, Therapy, Breeding)
Describe your family members? Children? Adults?
Do you have any other pet(s)? If yes, tell us about your pet(s)
What is a typical day at your home?
Your occupation. How often do you work?
Where will the puppy be during the day?
Where will the puppy sleep?
How many hours, on an average week-day, will your puppy be left alone?
Is the area you reside considered rural, urban? Describe your setting. Do you own or rent your home?
If you have no fence or kennel run, what are your plans for controlling your puppy outside of your house?
Is your yard fenced? (Chain-linked or invisible)
How big is your yard? Please describe.
Do you live near any parks?
Are you comfortable crate training? If no, explain.
Do you have any objections feeding your puppy a BARF diet (raw meat and vegetables)?
Tell us about any previous history with owning a dog.
Have you ever euthanized a dog? If yes, explain.
Have you ever taken your dog to obedience classes? Have any of your previous dogs earned obedience titles?
Would your schedule accommodate taking your new puppy to classes?
Are you willing to pick up your new puppy? We are in northeast Ohio.
How do you plan to exercise your Leonberger?
Would you be willing to let us visit your home?
What would happen to the dog if you moved?
Are you able to make a long-term commitment to care for your Leo for their entire lifespan?
Does everyone in your family want a Leonberger to become a part of your family?
Please let us know any other information you wish us to consider in placing one of our cherished Tsavo puppies with you - here is your chance to personalize this application. Additionally, if you have questions for us, please feel welcome to ask. We are also happy to provide vet and current Tsavo puppy family references to you upon your request.
The price of the puppy is only the beginning…. Have you thought about vet bills, and the cost for quality food and training, etc.?
Will you be able to live with hair on your furniture, stains on your rugs, mid-night or early morning trips outside for potty purposes and a dog that might be destructive at times?
What do you expect from a breeder?
I understand that completion of this application does not guarantee that I will be offered a dog or puppy for purchase, and that Tsavo Leonbergers are under no obligation to provide me with a puppy. This application becomes part of our contract.
We request photos of your yard and family members (animals included). This helps us get to know you better. Photos may be emailed.
Thank you for your interest in Tsavo Leonbergers. We realize your excitement and desire for your very own Leonberger puppy. We were once in your shoes! Please remember we want to make the best fit for our family, your family, and most of all, the puppies. Please do not hesitate to contact us. Feel free to call or e-mail us with any questions. We look forward to getting to know you.