When you inquire about a dog, the following questions might be helpful:
1. Why are you giving up your dog?
2. Has the dog ever bitten, nipped or 'gone after' anyone?
3. Does it have any health problems? Who is your vet? May I contact him/her?
4. Where did you get the dog? Does it have papers?
5. Does your dog have any training? Is it housebroken? crate trained?
6. Is the dog left alone for long periods? What does it do? Bark? Dig? Chew? Is it an inside or outside dog? Where does it sleep?
7. How does the dog behave with adults, children? Other dogs? Cats?
8. Is your dog mellow? calm? energetic? protective? affectionate?