If you are ready to adopt a dog, this first step is to submit a non-binding application. All fields below must be complete before submission. You will not be able to save this form once you have started, so please allow up to 30 minutes to complete. If you have questions about any part of this process, please contact us.

Please tell us the dog you are interested in ?
Name *
Enter your legal name.
Enter your age at the time of application. You must be 21 years old to be approved for adoption.
Are you currently employed? If so what field are you in and how many hours are you away from home?
Address *
Enter your home address. No PO boxes.
How long have you lived at the above address?
Phone *
Enter a reliable phone number. Red Leash Rescue will call this number to discuss your application.
List all people regularly living in your household. List all adults and children. Please include the age of any children and the relationship of all adults.
Describe your home. Include details such as bedroom count and home type (apartment, town house, etc.)
Provide your landlord's policy regarding animals or pets. Include the landlord/management company's name and contact number. Red Leash will contact them to verify their pet policy, so please inform them that we will be in contact. If you own your domicile and are not subject to any pet regulations, enter "N/A" in this section.
Choose the option which most accurately describes your daily home environment.
Do any members of your household have a dog allergy?
Has every member of the household agreed regarding the decision to adopt a dog? It's important that all members are aware of this decision.
Do you and your household members have the time to provide adequate love and attention to a new dog? Keep in mind that many dogs require extra attention as they transition into a new home.
List all current pets in your home. Include whether or not all pets are up-to-date on all required vaccines.
Are all of your current pets spayed or neutered? If not, we may ask for more information.
Have you ever surrendered a pet? If so, we may ask for more information.
Have you ever lost a pet in an accident? If so, we may ask for more information.
Have you ever had a pet euthanized? If so, we may ask for more information.
Describe your method of pet training and discipline.
Do you currently have a regular veterinarian?
If you currently use (or plan to use) a specific veterinarian, please provide information about their clinic and a reliable contact number. Red Leash Rescue will contact your vet; ensure that they are authorized to release information to our team. If you do not currently have a veterinarian, please enter "N/A" in this section.
Describe what you are looking for in an ideal dog. Include information about expectations you have for your ideal rescue pup, including your desired breeds.
Describe where your dog will spend the day and night. Include information about the amount of space the dog will have to himself and how many hours per day he will generally spend alone.
Who will primarily take responsibility for your dog's daily care?
Who will take assume financial responsibility for your dog?
Medical needs *
At Red Leash Rescue we will do everything we can afford to do to make sure the adopted dog is medically tested and treated at time of adoption. There may be circumstances in which we are unable to afford an optional procedure or we may know about a possible need but for medical reasons have to wait for a specific clearance. We will always give you any information we have at the time of adoption along with any potential testing or procedure we are anticipating a need for. Upon adoption you would be agreeing to continue meeting your new dogs' medical needs and costs.
Are you willing to provide your dog with regular healthcare from a licensed veterinarian? This is a requirement upon adoption.
Are you willing to keep your dog as an "indoor" dog? This is a requirement upon adoption.
Are you willing to contact Red Leash Rescue if you can no longer care for this dog properly? This is a requirement upon adoption.
Are you willing to allow a representative of Red Leash Rescue visit your home? This is a requirement upon adoption.
How did you hear about Red Leash Rescue?
Are you interested in fostering with Red Leash?
Provide at least 2 personal refers (one not related to you). Include your reference's name, address, phone number, and relationship to you. We will verify your reference, so ensure they are aware that we will contact them.
Many dogs are brought to the shelter because an owner has passed away or was placed in long term care. Do you have provisions for your pets? If so what are they? If not, are you willing to do so?
Verification of Submission *
By submitting this application, I certify that the information within is true and complete. Any dog that I adopt will reside in my home as a pet. I agree to provide any dog adopted with quality dog food, fresh water, safe shelter, adequate affection, and physical examinations and vaccinations under the supervision of a licensed veterinarian.
Tax deductible donation *
I understand that there is a donation of $375 due to Red Leash Rescue at the time of adoption.
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