ADOPTION APPLICATION

If you are interested in a "Pet Paws For Love" Dog, please apply using this application.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Applicant Name: (First) (Last)
Age:
Co-Applicant Name: (First) (Last)
Age:
Home Address:
City: State: ZIP:

Dogs are placed in New York, New Jersey and southern New England Only. Please contact another rottweiler rescue organization if you live outside of this area.

Home Phone Number:
Best Time to Call:
Email Address (i.e. RottiesRule@aol.com):
Business Phone:

Cell Phone:


HOUSEHOLD INFORMATION

Number of Children: Their ages
Which breed(s) of dogs have your children lived with? 
How long have you lived at this address? 
Which best describes your current home? 
Do you:

Please provide the name and phone number for your landlord (renters) or land owner (mobile home)
Name Phone Number
Besides your immediate family, who else lives in your home (name, age, relationship)?

Does your home have a yard?
Is it completely fenced?  Is gate padlocked? Is fence secure underground? (please provide
details)


ADOPTION INFORMATION

Why do you want to bring a new pet into your home?

Is everyone in your household in agreement on adopting a pet?
Where will your dog spend most of its time?

What provisions will be made for your pet when no one is home during the day?

What provisions will be made for your pet when no one is home during the evening?

What provisions will be made for your pet when you go on vacation?

Do you prefer to adopt a male or female dog?  Age Range? 

Is there a particular pet on our web site that you are interested in? Which one(s)?

Which trainer do you plan to use with your adopted dog?


We can recommend many very good trainers in our area. Please ask for a list if you need a referral.

Which type of activities do you plan to do with your adopted dog?
 
Will this dog be used as a guard dog?
 
Have you ever owned a dominant breed? Where is that dog now?

Under what circumstances would you give up your dog? 


CURRENT PET INFORMATION

Do you have any pet(s) currently? List type, breed, age, & sex.

Tell us about the pets you have owned over the past 10 years, i.e. type of pet(s), how many years
you owned them, reason for no longer owning them.

Have any pet of yours ever gotten lost? Poisoned? Killed by a vehicle?
If yes, please provide explanation.

Veterinarian's Name & Phone Number. Please also tell us what name the pet is under at the
vet's office.

Are your pets current on vaccinations? 

Are your pets spayed/neutered?

Are your pets on heartworm preventative? Which brand?

When did you visit your veterinarian last?

All of the dogs placed have undergone thorough temperament evaluations and have lived
with foster families prior to their adoption. While in foster care, we begin training and work
to resolve any behavioral obstacles before adoption. Generally we are only able to give you
the dog's history from the time it enters our program. Are you able and willing to continue
working on these challenges with us to ensure that your adopted dog is a respectable canine
companion and family member? Your comments are encouraged.

Please provide the name and contact information of two persons who are able to discuss your
pet-owning abilities.

Reference 1 (name, relationship, evening phone number, email address):


Reference 2 (name, relationship, evening phone number, email address):

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: 

I certify that the information I have provided on this form is true, correct, and accurate.
I am financially and physically able to care for the animal that I adopt. I understand and
agree that falsification of any of the above information is grounds to disqualify my adoption
application and nullify all adoption(s) and/or adoption agreement. I understand that there
is no obligation to adopt an animal to me, now or in the future. I understand that my
electronically-generated signature [below] is valid as a means of legal signature for
the purpose of this adoption application (Yes or No) :

Signature: Date: