Applicant Information Have you adopted a dog from 4 Luv of Dog Rescue before? * What year did you last adopt from 4 Luv of Dog Rescue? Are you 21 years of age or older? * **You must be 21+ to apply.**
Thank you for your interest, but we only allow people 21 years and older to adopt.
Date of Birth *
We have various age-based programs, like our Seniors for Seniors program, so we use this information to see if you qualify for any of those.
First Name * Last Name * Preferred Phone Number * Additional Phone Number Email * Employer Information Are you currently employed? * Occupation * Employer Name * How will you cover the expenses of your dog? * Home Information What type of home you do you live in? * Do you rent or own your home? * Homeowner's Full Name * Homeowner's Phone Number * Homeowner's Email Address Mobile Home Park Office's Name * Mobile Home Park Office's Number * Mobile Home Park Office's Email Address Landlord's Name * Landlord's Phone Number * Landlord's Email Address Do you have a fenced yard? * How many people live in the home, including yourself? * How many people in the home are under 21 years old? * Please list the age of each individual under 21 years old. *
Some of our dogs are not compatible with younger individuals. We want to make sure that we connect you with a dog that is right for your family.
Please provide contact info for three personal references who do not live in the home with you. One of our volunteer reference checkers will be reaching out to each. Please also make sure the references know you listed them so they are expecting the call. 4 Luv of Dog Rescue will not use your references' information for anything other than calling about your application.
First Reference First Reference Full Name * First Reference Relationship * First Reference Email * First Reference Phone * Second Reference Second Reference Full Name * Second Reference Relationship * Second Reference Email * Second Reference Phone * Third Reference Third Reference Full Name * Third Reference Relationship * Third Reference Email * Third Reference Phone * Current Pet Information Are there any dogs or cats (indoor or outdoor) currently living at your residence? * List the name, species, age, and sex of each pet living in the home. * Do these pets live inside or outside? * Please explain. * How do these pets react to new dogs? * How do these pets react to new people? * Are all of these pets current on vaccinations? * Are all of these pets spayed/neutered? * Please explain why the pet(s) are not spayed/neutered. * Have any of your pets ever been given away, sold, abandoned, surrendered, reclaimed, or put to sleep? * Please explain. * Has a pet ever disappeared or been killed, injured, or mistreated while in your care? * Please explain. * Veterinarian Reference
Please provide veterinarian information that can verify that any pets currently living in your home, including those not owned by you, and pets that you have owned in the past 5 years are spayed/neutered and up to date on vaccinations.
Some veterinarians require owner permission before releasing information when we call which can cause a delay in processing your application. Please contact your veterinarian to approve the release.
Veterinarian Clinic Name * Veterinarian Clinic Phone Number * Do you need to provide information for another vet clinic? *
For example, you may have a dog that goes to one vet, but your partner or roommate takes their cat to a different vet.
Veterinarian Clinic Phone Number * What pet name(s) are the vet records listed under? * Additional Comments/Explanations Regarding Vet Clinics or Vet Care
If you need to include additional contact information for vets, please include the other clinic name(s), phone number(s), and relevant pet names here.
Compatibility Questions Why do you want to adopt a dog? * What is it about this dog(s) that appeals to you? *
Knowing what qualities you like can help us connect you with a different dog if that one is no longer available.
Please explain. * If the dog(s) you are interested in is no longer available, will you consider other dogs? * Is everyone in the home in favor of adopting a dog? * Please list who and why someone in the home does not wish to adopt. * What conditions or circumstances would cause you to give up a pet? * What size of dog and personality characteristics would best suit your home? *
Please list any size, breed, or qualities.
What qualities would not suit your home? * How will your dog be exercised and how often? * When will your dog be allowed off leash? * If your dog shows destructive behavior, such as chewing belongings, what action will you take to correct them? * What dog training methods do you prefer? * Do you agree you will not use any form of electronic training collar, prong collar, or aversive training methods on the adopted dog? * How long do you feel a new pet, and pets already in the home, should be given for an adjustment period? * What is the longest your dog will be left alone in the home with no potty breaks? * After 9+ hours alone, how will the dog be able to go potty? * Where will your new dog be when everyone has left the home? * Where will your dog sleep? * Please describe the garage where the dog will be. * Please describe what the outside area the dog will be in is like. * Agreement Dogs often need an adjustment period when transitioning to a new home. They may need time to decompress before meeting new dogs and people, have potty accidents, or appear anxious. Are you willing to work with your dog on any issues that may arise? * Do you agree to provide vet care for the dog, including but not limited to, an annual exam and vaccinations, as well as rabies vaccinations as required by law? * Dogs in our rescue are usually spayed/neutered when they are four months old. If you adopt a dog that is not yet spayed/neutered, do you agree to spay/neuter the dog by seven months of age? * Are you aware of the initial and long-term financial obligation of a dog, and are you prepared to take this on? * Are you willing to have a 4 Luv of Dog Rescue volunteer visit your home? * Is the information you provided in this application true and correct to the best of your knowledge? (Your application to adopt will be revoked if any information is found to be false or incorrect.) *
Your application to adopt will be revoked if any information is found to be false or incorrect.
Is there anything else that you'd like 4 Luv of Dog Rescue to know?