Completion of application does not guarantee adoption appointment or put a hold on the animal
Dog / Puppy Application
Are you submitting this application for a specific pet available on our website?
Name of the pet you are interested in (from our website)
Street Address Line 2
State / Province
Postal / Zip Code
How many adults live in the home?
Three + adults
Are all of the adults in the home aware you are adopting a dog/puppy?
Are there any children living in the home?
What are their ages?
I share my home/property with the following animals:
What types of other animals?
Do you have frequent visitors to the home?
No frequent visitors
Children over 12 years old
Children under 12 years old
Other people's pets
Are you a student at a local college?
What are your plans for the pet after the school year is over?
What type of housing do you have?
Do you rent or own?
Does your lease allow for dogs?
Are there any breed or size restrictions?
Please explain the restrictions:
Is this your first pet?
Have you adopted from Woods before?
What do you estimate the annual cost of pet ownership to be?
Why are you looking to adopt a dog right now?
Will this dog be (check all that apply):
Compaion for other pet
Gift for someone else
How many hours do you estimate the dog will spend alone without human companionship each day?
How soon after you bring this dog home will it be left alone for the first time? (For example, leaving alone while run out to get supplies today; have to report to work tonight; have dinner plans this evening, etc.)
Where will the dog be kept during the day?
Where will the dog be kept at night?
Do you have a yard?
Is your yard completely enclosed with a secure fence?
What type of fence?
Under 6 feet
6 feet or over
How do you plan to keep the dog confined to your property? (indoors; kenneled; garage; patio; tethered)
Are you prepared to work on housetraining your new dog?
What are your plans if the dog shows destructive behavior once home? (chewing, housesoiling, excessive barking, digging in the yard, etc.)
How do you plan to transport the dog home with you? (backseat with kids; backseat with other dogs; bed of truck; cab of truck, etc.)
Who do you plan to have care for the dog in your absence (vacations, illness, etc.)
Staff Use Only
Staff Initials ______
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