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Please completely fill out the application below. For applications that are selected, a meet and greet will be scheduled and a possible home visit made. Upon final approval an adoption contract will be completed and donation accepted. For more information regarding the adoption application process please contact info@happytailshappyhomes.com.

Adoption fees are $180 for dogs until 18 mo of age and $155 for dogs over 18 mo of age. It covers spay or neuter at our vet, puppies first shots current at time of adoption, and a microchip. Adopter is responsible for remaining shots after adoption is finalized.

 
 
 

Name of animal(s) you're interested in:
Breed/Type:
Your Name:
Address:
City:
State:
Zip:
Place of employment:
Since (Mo/Year):
Email address:
Home phone:
Work phone:
Why do you want to adopt a pet? (This is the most important part of your application):
Please list your Pet preferences (Age, Sex, Breed, Personality):
Have you ever had an application declined for adoption of an animal from an animal welfare group/animal control facility?
Explain:
Are you willing to take the time to housebreak a pet, and do you understand that changing a pet’s environment may cause the pet to have accidents?
If a behavioral issue arises, what steps will you take to work on it?
Do any members of the family have allergies to animals? 
Describe the kinds of personal situations where you might have to return your adopted pet, i.e. job loss, children, move, marital change, etc.:
For whom are you adopting the pet?
How many people live in your home?
Are there any children in the household?
If so, what are their ages?
Who will be responsible for feeding the pet and taking it outside?
Who will take care of the pet in the abence of the primary caregiver?
Will you take obedience training?
Describe those pet(s) you currently own: (Breed, Sex, Age, Spayed, etc) Pet Number 1 (Leave blank if none))
Describe those pet(s) you currently own: Pet Number 2 (Leave blank if none)
Describe those pet(s) you currently own: Pet Number 3 (Leave blank if none)
Describe those pet(s) you currently own: Pet Number 4 (Leave blank if none)
Where does the animal(s) sped most of its time (ie inside/outside)?
Describe all pets you previously owned in the last 5 years: (Type, Age, Sex, Spayed or Neutered, Cause of Death or where is the Pet now
Name of vet you will use for your new pet:
Do you feel you can afford maintaining this pet for a lifetime?
What type of home do you live in?
Do you own or rent your residence?
If you rent: Landlord name: (otherwise leave blank)
Landlord phone:
What type/size pets are allowed? Any restrictions?
Do you have a fenced yard?
What type and height of fence?
How will you exercise the pet?
How many hours will the pet be left unattended (ie workday)?
When you are home, where will the pet be kept?
Where will the pet sleep?
If you move, what will you do with the pet?
Are you familiar with your local animal control laws?
Any additional Comments?

Before submitting your application please make sure it is complete as possible. For applications selected, a meet and greet will be scheduled and a possible home visit made. Upon final approval an adoption contract will be completed and donation accepted.
 
 

 

 
 

Contact us for more information on how to become involved!
360-209-4450 or info@happytailshappyhomes.com
Happy Tails Happy Homes
PO BOX 28752
Bellingham WA 98228