PLEASE, complete the application here: http://www.howlin4spirit.org/adoption-application/
All of Howlin4Spirit's pups have been rescued from an unwanted, abandonment or neglectful situation in Rutherford County, NC. Rutherford Co does NOT have a shelter for adoptable pets. Only a 'high-kill' Animal Control operated by the Sheriff's Dept.
H4S CARes gives local folks an alternative to taking their pets to this disease-exposed and/or possibly fatal situation at Animal Control.
All pups are in foster care in Rutherfordton, NC.
WHEN the pups have completed the required quarantine and are old enough, they will be spay/neutered, and will be ready to go to their fur-ever families after 4>5 days after their surgery. Upon approval of your application, all out-of-state(NC) adopted pups are transported to their fur-ever families via 'Wagging Dogs', a bonded commercial pet transport service, from western NC along the eastern seaboard to as far N as Vermont. Their fee is $100(MED-sized crate) to as far N as NYC and Long Island, and $125 to all points N of NYC/Long Island(CT/MA/RI/NH/VT).
Adoption fee: $275(includes neuter, micro-chip, 2 Parvo-Distemper puppy boosters, Bordatella and 1st yr Rabies vaccinations, parasite- free, current on monthly heart worm and flea/tick prevention, Martindale collar and leash, and current health certificate (issued within 7 days prior to transport).
Where there is a scent hound or guardian breed being considered for adoption, & in homes where young children reside or will be visiting, a secured(not electric) fenced-in yard is required.
All potential adopters are required to be at least 25 yrs and complete the application below, at your earliest convenience, to help secure the pup of your choice.
Upon receipt of your application, we will acknowledge your application in an email and immediately send out a questionnaire to your 3 personal references.
To help your chances of adopting the pup of your 1st choice, be sure to contact/ask all references to reply at their most earliest convenience. Also, give your vet's office permission to release your information to Howlin4Spirit. We will be contacting everyone within 2 business days.
Upon approval of this adoption, & to hold the dog/pup of your choice, we require the pup's adoption fee to be sent to our secure PayPal.com acct at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upon receipt of the adoption fee, we will send you the adoption contract and all pertinent information you will need to be ready for your pup's arrival, and reserve your pup's space on Wagging Dogs next available transport(every wknd except Christmas & New Years). Their transport fee is $100 (MED crate) to all points up to NYC and LI, and $125 to points N of NYC as far as White River Junction, VT, to be paid directly to driver upon delivery. ((***LG crate=$125 to NYC/LI area and $150=to all points N of NYC to far N as White River Junction, VT***))