Pet Requirements

What are the requirements for an Ambassador Pet?

  • All animals, except birds must have lived in the owner’s home for at least 6 months. Birds must have lived in the owner’s home for at least 1 year.
  • All animals, except “pocket pets” must be at least 1 year of age at the time the animal is evaluated. Pocket pets (e.g., guinea pigs, rabbits, rats, etc.) must be at least 6 months of age at the time the animal is evaluated.
  • Dogs trained to aggressively protect and/or encouraged to actively bite, even as a component of a dog sport (e.g., bite work that is part of Schutzhund) may not be WAGS Ambassador.