Pet Adoption Application

Thank you for your interest in adopting a dog or cat from Home Fur Good. Help us understand your needs and expectations around adopting a new dog or cat by filling out and submitting the below online questionnaire. If you'd rather visit us at the animal shelter or download the application and email or fax it back to us, we offer those options as well. Once we receive your completed application

we'll review your information, conduct any reference checks and contact you within 48 business hours to discuss our pet adoption process and review available options.


Applicate First Name:  
Applicate Last Name:  
Email Address:  
Address 1:  
Address 2:
State:    Zip:  
Co Applicant Name: Relationship:

Does everyone in your household agree to adopt a new pet?:  
If you are interested in a particular dog/cat what is his/her name?:
Why are you interested in this animal?:
When would you be ready to bring a new pet into your home?:  

Preferences/Desired Traits

About your new Pet (Check all that apply)

Type of animal: 
Age range of dog/cat you are looking for?:   
Gender of dog/cat you are looking for?:   

What physical characteristics are you looking for in your new dog/cat?

Coat Length:: 
Other Characteristics: 

What personality characteristics are you looking for in your new dog/cat?

Activity Level: 
What type of activities would you like your dog to do with you?:

How do you plan to exercise your dog?:  
Reason for Adopting?:  

Additional Info

Other Pets

Have you had animals before?:   
If yes, what type?: 
If yes, what happened to them?: 
How many animals do you have now?:   
Describe your current pets (type, gender, age): 
Are all of your pets spayed or neutered?: 
Are all of your pets current on their vaccinations?: 

Your Family

Please indicate who the primary care taker will be for this new pet:   
How many adults live in your home?:   
How many children live in your home?:   
What are the ages of children who live or visit your home?: 
Do other children visit your home?:   
How often do they visit?: 
Are any family members allergic to animals?:   

Your Home

Type of Home?:   
Do you rent or own?:   
If you rent, do you have your landlord’s permission to add a new pet in your home?: 
Landlord’s name or complex name: 
Landlord’s phone number: 
Does your home have a pet door?  
Do you have a yard?:   
Is the yard completely fenced?:   
Type of fence and height?: 
Does your home have a pool?:   
Does the pool have a separate fence?: 

Pet Care:

Where will your pet be kept when you aren’t at home?:   
Where will your pet sleep at night?: 
When you travel who will care for your pet?:   
If you would have to move what would happen to your pet?: 
Are you familiar with crate training?  
DOG ONLY: Are you planning on taking your new dog to obedience training?: 
How much would you budget for general care per year for your new pet?:   
If your pet swallowed a foreign object and required surgery, what would you do?:   
What are your greatest concerns in getting a new pet?:   
For what reason(s) would you consider returning your new dog/cat?:   
Would you consider adopting an animal with special needs?:   

Additional Comments:

By submitting this application, you are acknowledging that you are at least 18 years of age and that the information supplied by you on the Adoption Questionnaire is accurate and truthful. Falsification of information or intentional misrepresentation of information in this Questionnaire could result in denial of your application and may render any agreement for adoption resulting from this application null and void. Should an adoption take place, you also agree to abide by the terms and conditions specified in the Adoption Contract.