Phone number and best time to contact you.
Do you have children? If so, how many and what are their ages?
Do you own or rent your residence?
If you rent, do you have permission from your landlord to have an animal?
Landlord's name and phone number?
Residence type? House, apartment, condo, mobile home?
Do you have a yard? Is it completely fenced? Approximately what size is the yard?
If fenced, what type of fence is it? Wood, chain link, privacy?
Please list 3 personal references. Only one of the three may be a family member.
Have you ever owned a dog/cat or a puppy/kitten before?
If so, what kind, do you still have them and if you don't, what happened to them?
If you have been a pet owner before, please list your veterinarian(s) name and phone number(s)?
If you have been a pet owner before, was your pet spayed or neutered, up to date on vaccinations and on a heartworm preventative?
If you are selected where will this animal be kept during the day and where will it sleep at night?
While you are at work, how long will the animal be home alone?
If housebreaking is needed, how will you do this?
Does anyone in the home have allergies to cats or dogs? If so, how do you plan on dealing with this issue?
If you are married, have a significant other, have roommates, or have children, we will need to speak to the adults and meet all involved to make sure that everyone is in agreement and understands the commitment involved with adopting a pet.
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NOTE: Some shelters have physical locations you can visit; some of these shelters may only have pets for a limited time, so please do not wait for a reply—just go visit the shelter! Other organizations are rescue groups run by busy volunteers who may take a while to reply. You can find information about the shelter or rescue group caring for this pet, and their adoption procedures, on the pet's details page on Adopt-a-Pet.com.