Is this your first dog?
Have you ever owned a Bullmastiff?
If so, from whom did you get it?
If not, have you spent time with the breed? Where?
What kinds of previous experiences have you (and/or members of your household) had with dogs? What breeds?
List the names and ages of the members of your household:
Do you have other pets? What type and age?
How big is your yard?
How do you plan on containing your dog?
Where will your dog live (inside, outside, etc.)?
How much time during the day/night will the dog be alone?
Where will your dog stay during this time?
Can you afford the care of a large dog? (approx. $50-$75 per month)?
Are you interested in the following? How strong an interest?
Home: Watchdog Companion/Pet
Hobby: Show: Obedience: Other:
Might you be willing to let another person train and show your dog?
Might you be interested in joining the local Bullmastiff Club?
Might you be interested in joining the National Bullmastiff Club?
From whom did you learn about Burningwood Bullmastiffs?
Do you have a preference for the sex of the puppy? Why?
Are you willing to abide by a contract that includes things such as registration, health, breeding and general care requirements?
If you are interested in a pet would you accept a Limited Registration on your dog? (A Limited Registration is an A.K.C. Registration that does not allow offspring of the dog to be registered)
If you answered ‘no’, Why?
Are you willing to take your puppy to obedience/puppy classes?
Why do you want a Bullmastiff puppy?
One last item: Have you considered the adoption of an older rescue Bullmastiff? If you’d like to explore this option, I’d be happy to assist you.