Wizard of Paws Dog Adoption Application
Thank you for choosing adoption to help us save a life!!
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State / Province
Postal / Zip Code
Antigua and Barbuda
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Central African Republic
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
Papua New Guinea
Republic of the Congo
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sao Tome and Principe
Trinidad and Tobago
Tristan da Cunha
Turks and Caicos Islands
United Arab Emirates
British Virgin Islands
Isle of Man
US Virgin Islands
Wallis and Futuna
Name of dog you are interested in:
Do you own or rent your property?
Are you allowed to have pets on your property?
Yes, I own
Yes, I rent
Not sure, haven't checked
If you rent, please list landlord's name and phone number below:
How long have you resided at your present address?
Please list all family members and children residing in your household including ages:
If you have children, are you aware you must supervise your children with your new cat for the safety of both the children and the dog?
Does anyone in your home have asthma or is anyone allergic to dogs?
Is everyone in your home in agreement about adopting a dog?
For whom would you be adopting this dog?
Who will be the primary caregiver of the dog?
Who will be financially responsible for the dog (ie: food, litter, vet bills, etc...)
How often do you travel?
When traveling, how will you care for your dog?
Are you willing to have a representative of Wizard of Paws meet all members of your household and conduct a home visit prior to adoption?
What is your experience with owning dogs?
Have had many
Have had 1-2
Never owned a cat before
Do you agree with spaying/neutering?
What will you do if your dog goes to the bathroom inside, rips furniture or shows other signs of destructive behavior?
Is anyone home during the day?
How many hours would the dog be left alone each day?
Where do you primarily intend to keep the dog?
Indoors free roaming the home
Indoors and outdoors
Do you have a fenced in yard?
Where will the dog be when nobody is home?
Will the dog be allowed free roam of your home?
Please describe a typical day for the dog in your home:
Where will the dog spend the majority of its time?
Are you aware that some dogs require a period of weeks or even months to adjust to their new home and/or other pets?
Are you willing to allow the dog time to adjust to their new surroundings and decompress?
Yes, as long as it take
I prefer a dog who will adjust quickly
Do you want to adopt this dog for:
A home/family pet
Companion for another animal
A barn cat
Owning a dog is a long time commitment, how long do you think dogs can live for?
Are you willing to commit to providing a home for the dog for the next 10-15 years?
Owning a dog is also a financial commitment, are you aware of the costs?
What circumstances might cause you to give up the dog?
Have you ever owned a pet before?
Please list all current pets you have, including name, type, breed, sex and ages:
Please list all prior pets you have owned (name, type, breed, sex) and why they're no longer with you:
Are all of your pets spayed/neutered? If not, why?
Are all of your pets up to date on vaccinations? If not, why?
Do your current pets wear ID tags?
Have you ever relinquished an animal to a shelter, rescue or another individual? If so, why?
How will you introduce your dog to any existing pets?
Are you willing to bring your pet to the veterinarian for regular exams, and for vaccinations as per your veterinarian's recommendations?
Are you willing to bring your pet to the veterinarian when they are sick?
If your dog starts exhibiting behavioral or adjustment issues, will you be willing to seek advice of a Wizard of Paws representative?
Please provide us with the name, address and phone number of your veterinarian:
(1) Please include the name and phone number of personal reference (non-family):
(2) Please include the name and phone number of personal reference (non-family):
When will you be ready to bring the dog into your home?
Please share with us anything you would like us to know about your family, pets or the new dog you are looking to add to your home:
Terms, Signature & Release
Please initial to accept all terms below:
I am willing to make a 10-15 year commitment to my new dog:
I will take my pet for annual visits to my vet for wellness exams, vaccinations/tests if needed, and when for injury/illness, etc...
I understand in the event that the dog adoption does not work out, that I MUST return the cat to Wizard of Paws rescue
I understand that if I qualify and adopt a dog from Wizard of Paws I will be contacted for further verification of the dog's welfare and will cooperate by providing requested information which may include a visit to your residence
I understand that Wizard of Paws reserves the right to deny any adoption request for any reason and that Wizard of Paws may not choose to reveal any specific reason
I understand that if I violate this adoption contract in any way or if I have not been truthful on this form, Wizard of Paws reserves the right to re-claim the dog at any time
Please sign here to agree to all above terms:
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