Dog Adoption Application
Please read the ENTIRE information below before completing this application.
Name of the animal you are applying for:
If so, when was the first visit?
Date of this application:
Welcome to Fuzzy Friends Rescue. We are excited to have you here and thrilled you are interested in adopting one of our healthy and happy animals!
Please answer each question COMPLETELY and HONESTLY.
If any information is left blank, we will be unable to review your application. If you are approved to adopt the pet you are applying for, this application will become a part of your permanent adoption file.
Please understand that not all families and dogs/cats are compatible. We make every effort to match our animals’ personality traits with characteristics in which you have said you desire. Our goal is to match happy adopters with happy, healthy pets. We strive to place our animals in the best possible home.
***Fuzzy Friends Rescue has the right to deny adoption of any animal to anyone for any reason.***
COMPLETION OF THIS APPLICATION DOES NOT GUARANTEE ADOPTION OF A PET FROM OUR RESCUE.
In order to be considered as an adopter, you must:
• Be 21 years of age or older.
• Have a valid driver’s license or other photo ID showing your present address.
• Be able to verify that you can have a pet where you live if renting or living in someone else’s home.
• Be willing to accept financial responsibility necessary to provide the proper care for your adopted pet for its lifetime. In order to be considered as an adopter of a puppy (under one-year-old) you must:
• Have a minimum of 2 years of veterinary history with your current or previous pet.
If "Other" please explain
If Apartment, please list the name of the apartment complex
If Rent, please list the property owner's name and their phone
If yes, what is the size or weight limit?
What is the length of time at your current residence?
Number of adults in your household
Number of and the ages of children in household
Who will support this dog financially?
Who will be the primary caregiver for the dog?
How long have you considered adopting a dog?
What attracted you to this dog?
How will you handle the dog's exercise and toilet duties?
if yes, please describe, including the type of gate and what area is enclosed:
How much time will the dog spend inside versus outside?
How much of the outside time will be supervised?
If yes, please describe:
When outside, how will the dog be kept safe (from cars or from predators such as hawks, coyotes, etc.)?
If you have a pool what safety plan do you have for your new pet? (Please describe)
On average how many hours will this animal spend alone each day?
Where will this dog stay when you are not home during the day?
Where will this dog stay when you are not home during overnight travel?
Where will this animal sleep at night?
What do you know about the cause of heartworms in dogs?
If other, please explain
If you become unable to care for this pet (due to death, severe illness, loss of income, change in living conditions, etc.) what would you do with him or her?
Please let us know what pets you currently have in your household:
Please tell us about your previous pets (within the last 10 years) and how long ago you had them:
To speed up the processing time for the application, please provide us with copies of the veterinary records for your current/recent pets listed on the application. Records can be dropped off in person, emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 254-754-9959.
Alternately, we can attempt to contact the veterinarians to obtain records. Be advised that this could add several business days to the processing time.
Please list the veterinarians you have used for preventive care (vaccines, heartworm/flea prevention):
Please list the veterinarians you have used for other medical care, (if different from above):
If no, why not?
If yes, what kind, and where is it purchased?
When was the last dosage given?
When/why was your last Vet visit?
If you are human, leave this field blank.