April 26, 2017
ADOPTION APPLICATION
We are here to help match you with an animal who will be your lifelong companion. By submitting this application, you give Sunshine Rescue Group permission to investigate and confirm any information you have provided. Our goal is to insure the welfare of the animal by placement in the best possible home. Please specify which kitty you are interested in adopting.
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO DENY ANY ADOPTION OF ANY ANIMAL TO ANYONE
FOR ANY REASON WITHOUT EXPLANATION
 

IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED YOU MUST:

  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Live within the local East Bay area
  • Have a valid CA issued License and/or Military ID with current address
  • Be able to provide the proper care for a pet including: food, water, shelter, expenses and time for the lifespan of your new companion (e.e.: veterinary and or emergency room care, grooming, hygiene, behavioral training, daily loving affection and attention).
  • Have all family/household members living with you present at time of the start of the adoption process (introduction to/deciding on which animal you would like to officially adopt).
 
Name Date
Address City/Zip
Phone: (H/C) (W)
CA License # OR Out of State License/Military ID#
Employer's Name City
 
Do you live in a House    Condo    Apartment    Mobile Home    Other    
Do you Rent    Own    Do you live with parents/relatives?   
If you rent, do you have your landlords permission to have a pet?
Landlords Name Phone
Complex/Apartment Name    
 
WE MAY REQUIRE PROOF OF HOME OWNERSHIP OR A COPY OF YOUR RENTAL AGREEMENT. WE WILL VERIFY WITH YOUR LANDLORD THAT ANIMALS ARE ALLOWED.
CHECK BOX IF THIS IS YOUR FIRST: Cat Kitten Dog Puppy Yes    No
How did you find out about Sunshine Rescue Group?
Did you see the animal you want to adopt online? Yes    No   
If so, what site did you visit?
CHECK BOX IF this animal is going to be a gift / surprise / for someone else Yes    No   
 
How long have you lived at your current address?
How many people live in your household
Number of Adults Number of Children
List of children's ages    
  NOTE: Sunshine Rescue Group may decline an adoption to families with children under the age of 6.
Do you plan on moving in the next 6 months    1 year    Other   
If you do move what will happen with your animal?
 
Breed/Type Age Sex Fixed? Current Status
 
Do all family members favor this type of pet?
Does anyone in the house have allergies to animals?
Has anyone in your house ever had any allergies to any pets or animals?
How many hours per day will this pet be left alone?
How much time will you allow for new pet to adjust?
What will you do to help your pet adjust to new home/other pets?
What type of accessories do you anticipate needing for your pet?
If your pet becomes lost what steps would you take to find them?
 
Do you have a vet? Yes     No       
Name of clinic    
How often should your pet visit a veterinarian?    
Have any of your pets been diagnosed with infectious diseases or conditions    Yes    No   
If yes please explain    
Do you use any form of flea and tick protection?    Yes     No    Brand
 
Have you ever declawed a cat?    Yes    No    If yes, for what reason
       
Will your pet be specifically    Indoor    Outdoor    Indoor/Outdoor 
Which of the potential problems are you prepared to deal with?
  Biting    Scratching    Not good with other animals    Not good with children    Excessive vocalizing    Housesoiling    Furniture scratching    Anti social   
 
ALL ADOPTED ANIMALS MUST BE STERILIZED PRIOR TO RELEASE
** NO EXCEPTIONS**
• I certify that this information is true and correct to the best of my knowledge.
• I understand that any false information may result in nullification of this adoption.
• I understand that this application remains the property of Sunshine Rescue Group
I understand that Sunshine Rescue Group reserves the right to deny the adoption of any animal. I further understand that failure to comply with the Adoption Contract regulations such as sterilization, licensing and general medical care could result in forfeiture of payment made, possible legal citation, and my inability to adopt any future animals from Sunshine Rescue Group
Signature Date
 
FOR USE BY ADOPTION COUNSELOR ONLY ***
Counselor Name Date
  Approved     Denied       
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