Which dog(s) are you interested in meeting (names)?
* Today's Date
* Applicant's Name
Please List Names and Occupations of other adults in the household.
Please list names & ages of any children that live in or frequent the home
If 'Other' above, please describe
Landlord’s Name, address, and phone number:
Describe your yard (Pool, grass, gravel, trees, etc?):
How tall is the lowest part of your fence?
What is your fence made out of?
If you do not have a fence, how will exercise/toilet be handled?
If so, when and which rescues?
Name of personal reference that knows you as a pet owner and how acquainted:
Do you have pets currently? If so please list breed, sex, name and age of each:
Can you describe the personality of your pets?
If not, Why?
Please list the veterinarians that you have used in the past 5 years (clinic name, city/state and phone number):
If you do not have a local veterinarian, how do you plan to find one?
If yes, please explain IN DETAIL what happened to them:
If you have not owned pets in the past 5 years, please explain your pet history.
How best would you handle the introduction of your new pet to other animals?
When are you ready to adopt?
What is your level of experience with this breed – what research have you done, if you haven’t owned this breed?
Why do you want to adopt this particular breed?
Explain the top three things you LOVE about this breed.
What attributes do you not like about this breed?
What 3 health issues are common to this breed?
If yes, explain why and would you have done anything differently?
If you have dogs currently, what are you feeding them (if kibble, what brand)?
If you don't have a dog, what do you intend to feed your net pet (if kibble, what brand)?
Who will feed, exercise, and train your new dog?
What training issues have you dealt with for your personal pets and how did you handle them?
What training issues are you NOT able to deal with?
How do you plan to train the dog?
What are your thoughts on crate training?
What reasons do you find are acceptable to give up YOUR own pet?
How will the dog’s life change if a new child (yours or grandkid or niece/nephew, etc) is added to the home?
What are your plans for the dog if you move?
Where will the dog sleep at night?
How many hours will the dog be alone each day?
Where will the dog be kept when no one is at home?
Who will take care of the dog in your absence (vacations or emergencies)?
How long do you plan to keep this dog?
If your pet needed an expensive medical procedure to provide a longer, happier quality of life, what monetary amount would limit this treatment?
Is your entire household supportive of this adoption? If not, why?
If the rescue you are applying for isn’t available by the time you are approved, what traits would you like in your new pet?
How long are you willing to wait for the perfect pet?
How did you hear about Almost Home Az Rescue?
Any additional comments that may help us process your application?