Should your get a puppy or an older dog?

You're thinking of adding a dog to your life, but you're having trouble deciding whether a wiggly little puppy or a distinguished older canine is right for you? Take this quiz to determine if you have the time, experience, and resources to raise and train a new pup, or the heroic heart to rescue a grown up dog from the shelter.

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Created By Rover.com
On Aug 22, 2015

How much time do you have to devote to training and exercise?

How busy is your homelife?

It's important to know the final size and temperament of a new dog.

How much experience with dogs do you have?

Knowing the exact pedigree of my new dog is important to me

I want to help form a dog's personality and habits

My favorite place to spend time with a dog is

How much are you looking to spend to obtain, train, and vet your new family member?

Are you a hero?

Can you teach an old dog new tricks?

Congrats! You are ready for a puppy.

Congrats! You are ready for a puppy.

You are ready for a puppy. You have the time and resources to teach a little one everything it needs to know to grow up in to a solid canine citizen.

Congrats! An adult or senior dog is waiting for you!

Congrats! An adult or senior dog is waiting for you!

You are ready to be a hero to an adult dog! Maybe you are super busy but love having a canine companion, or you’re just ready to fast forward to the calm couch snuggling part of dog life. Rescuing an adult dog just may save his life!