The following questions are not intended to be annoying, or out of line. We simply wish to assist you in finding the right puppy for you and your family. This is a puppy that will become a family member for 10-15 years. Your answers will help us decide if one of our puppies would be a good match for you. You may copy and paste the following into an email, or send as an attachment..
How did you learn of Alstar Aussies?
Are you interested in a puppy or a young adult?
Do you have a particular time frame in which you'd like to acquire your puppy or dog?
Do you have a preference for color and/or sex for your puppy? If so, how important is that to you?
Which size range of Aussie are you looking for? Full Size or Smaller?
Describe the temperament you're looking for in your dog. Please include activity level.
Are you aware that aussies are a double coated breed that sheds its undercoat heavily in the spring and again in the fall?
Are you aware that socialization is critical to the proper mental development of this breed?
What activities are you planning to do with your puppy now and in the future? ie, companion, agility, obedience, herding, conformation showing, breeding, etc.
Have you raised a puppy before? If so, what breed(s)?
Have you owned an aussie before? Do you still have this dog(s)? Do you have other pets?
Please list all household members and ages of any children.
Do you or a family member have allergies to dogs?
As a breeder, I spend several weeks watching the pups and learning about their temperaments. Are you willing to allow me to assist you in choosing a puppy based on the above answers?
If you are interested in a companion puppy, I will require it to be spayed/neutered by 1 year of age. Is this acceptable to you? If not, why not?
Do you have any questions or concerns regarding a potential purchase from Alstar Aussies?
Please feel free to email or call us. Visitors are welcome!
Since we don't know you, please give 3 references of people not living in the household .
I need to know the vet's name, address and phone number that you have used and will be using for one of these puppies.
Thank you for taking the time to answer our questions, and for your interest in an Alstar Aussies puppy!