Our Adoption Process...
First and foremost before starting the process to adopt please read our main web site, application, contract and all other information PRIOR to submitting anything. Our main web site is www.albany.saveamuttkennel.info .
Steps To Adopt
1-Select the animal you are interested in.
2- Send in the adoption application from the main web site.
3- Wait for approval, normally we can get back to you in 48 hrs or less with an answer.
4- Once approved send in your adoption deposit and the adoption contract. You can find the contract on the main website.
5- Book the transport for your pet.
6- Pay the remainder owed on the adoption fee the Wednesday prior to your new friend coming home.
7-Meet the transporter at the pick up location. Our transporter delivers every other weekend through out the year.
Puppies up to 6 months of age Adopt Fee: $300.00
Dogs 6 months-6 years old Adopt Fee $350.00
Senior dogs 7 years and older Adopt Fee $100-$150.00
Please note that adoption fees may vary depending on the dog!
What do you get with adoption?
1- All pets will be current on age appropriate vaccinations.
2- All dogs 6 months and older will be heart-worm tested and on prevention.
3- All pets will be current on de-worming.
4- All pets will be treated with flea/tick prevention such as Frontline,Advantix or Advantage or on a combo preventive such as Sentinel or Interceptor that prevents common intestinal parasites, heart worms and fleas.
5- All pets will be micro-chipped.
6- All pets 6 months and older will be spayed or neutered prior to adoption.
7- All pets under 6 months will go with information for the adopter's to check to see if low cost spay/neuter vouchers are available in their area.
8- All pets will receive a comprehensive physical exam by our vet no more than 48 hrs prior to transport.
9- All pets will receive a certificate of health that is provided to the transporter so the pet can legally cross state lines.
10- All pets will go to their new home with their complete vet/health records.
11- You will get the satisfaction of knowing you saved not one but 2 lives. By adopting one of our rescue animals, you make room for the next needy animal who needs our help!