Downtown Dogs Group
Thank you for your interest in rescuing a homeless pet! Your references will be contacted and you will be contacted for an interview within the next few days.
Name or Pet ID:
*First Name:
*Last Name:
*City: *State: *Zip:
*Best Contact Number   (xxx-xxx-xxxx)
Alternate Phone:
*E-Mail Address:
*Verify E-Mail:
Companion Animals
In the table below please list all companion animals who live at your home followed by all companion animals you have had in the last 5 years. If there are more than 6, list them in the additional comments section. (Altered = Spayed or Neutered)

Name Age Breed Gender Altered What/When happened to this pet?
Additional Questions
Please check all boxes that apply to indicate your agreement with our policies.
By submitting this Adoption Application, I am granting permission for a Rescue representative to contact my veterinarian/s, landlord (if applicable), and listed references with the intent of gaining personal information about my lifestyle and the care of my existing and previous animals. I am also granting permission for a representative to conduct an inspection of my home at a scheduled time if necessary.
I understand my dog may not be housetrained or fully housetrained, and if not, I will be responsible for housetraining the dog.
I understand it may take a few days/weeks for a pet to become adjusted to its new home.
* Do you own your home, rent your home, or live with family? If you live with family, please explain. If you rent, provide your landlord\\\\\\\'s information in the area below.
* Please list all people living in the house and/or who will have regular contact with your animal(s) and their ages. Also, please indicate your spouse/living partner\\\\\\\'s occupation.
* Does anyone living in your home have allergies to pets?
Do you have a fenced-in yard? If not, please describe how you will safely contain the dog while outdoors
How many hours per day will your new pet be without human companionship? If more than five hours per day, will you hire a dog walker? If not, why?
Where will your pet sleep when no one is home?
Under what circumstances would you return/surrender the pet back to us?
Have you ever adopted a rescue dog/cat before?
Have you ever given up a pet? If yes, please explain.
Do you neuter/spay your pets? If not, why?
Why are you looking to adopt at this time?
Are you willing to occasionally update the Downtown Dogs Group of the welfare and behavior of the dog, either by phone or by emails and pictures from time to time?
Veterinarian References:
Please list your veterinarian contact information. Please indicate if the records are not in your name.
Primary Vet:
Name on Account:
*Practice Name:
*City: *State: *Zip:
*Phone with area code:   (xxx-xxx-xxxx)
*Animals treated by this vet:
Contact Person:
Personal References:
Please list 2 people (preferably not family members) as references. This should be people who know you and your companion animals and have been to your home.
Reference 1
*First Name:
*Last Name:
*City: *State: *Zip:
*Phone with area code:   (xxx-xxx-xxxx)
Reference 2
*First Name:
*Last Name:
*City: *State: *Zip:
*Phone with area code:   (xxx-xxx-xxxx)
Employer:(or business, if self-employed)
*Employer Name:
*City: *State: *Zip:
*Phone with area code:   (xxx-xxx-xxxx)
Landlord(if you do not own your home)
If you are currently renting please provide landlord name and best phone number to reach him/her.
Landlord Name:
Landlord Phone:
Additional Comments
Please provide any additional information relevant to this application.
bulletI understand that if my application is approved, I will be asked to sign an Adoption Contract.
bulletI understand that submission of an application does not guarantee adoption approval.
bulletI understand applications are processed in order of receipt and that there may be other applications pending on the pet I am applying for.
*I agree with the above terms.
I Do Not agree with the above terms.