Just complete a short
to learn which dogs will transition easily and best
fit your unique lifestyle. Lifestyle types are divided
into three simple categories and each is assigned
a color. Dogs are also assigned a color, based upon
their personalities. That’s how we match you
to the right canine companion.
often want a low-maintenance relationship. They
have lots of love to give, but have limited
time or ability to exercise and train their
new family member. They may be first-time guardians
and/or have young children.
Potato: Like the easy life? Then I’m
the perfect match for you. I’m a relaxed,
laid back kind of dog who enjoys long naps,
watching movies, curling up on laps and walking
short distances from the couch to the food bowl
Constant Companion: Looking
for an emotionally secure, mutually satisfying,
low maintenance relationship? I am all you need.
Let me sit at your feet, walk by your side and
I’ll be your devoted companion forever.
Teacher’s Pet: I’ve
got it all — smart, fuzzy, four legs,
love to learn and live to please. Go ahead,
teach me anything. Sit, stay, balance your checkbook,
I can do it all. Keep me entertained and I’ll
be yours forever.
are open to dogs that like lots of action,
but also want to relax and take it easy with
their dog. They are happy to make the commitment
for training, exercise and an extra snuggle
Shy, charming canine searching for
patient guardian with relaxed lifestyle; looking
for gentle guidance to help me come out of
my shell. Treat me sweet and kind and I'll
Goofball: I'm a fun loving,
happy all the time, glass is half full kind
of dog looking for someone who loves to laugh
and play. You must have a great sense of humor
and a bunch of tennis balls.
Bee: I’m a naturally playful,
curious and trusting canine. Take me for a
big walk every day and give me something to
do. After my job’s done, I’ll
curl up in front of the fire with you in the
evenings. I’m a dog on a mission
to please you and myself.
could be dog training pros or are ready to make
the commitment to become a pro! They have enough
time to enjoy constant daily training, exercise
and mental stimulation and prefer a very spirited,
vivacious dog who is outgoing and active.
Spirit: Intelligent, independent, confident
and clever, I prefer making my own decisions,
but will listen if you make a good case. We’re
partners in this adventure — treat me
as one and we’ll both live happily ever
Life of the Party: I think
everything is fun, interesting and needs to
be played with, especially you! Anything you
do, I’ll want to do it, too. With my own
brand of surprises, life with me will keep you
constantly on your toes and the fun is guaranteed.
Go Getter: Want to get more
exercise? Action is my middle name. My go-getter
personality will keep you motivated to get outside
and move. I’ve got tons of energy and
I love to work every minute of the day. I’ll
run for miles, chase balls for hours and will
still want to play around at the end of the