SARG Cat Adoption Application Form/Contract

Please fill out the following information and press the SUBMIT button. Required fields are marked with an *.    If you prefer, click here for a printable adoption application to fill out and mail (PDF format).

1.   Existing cats within the home must be tested negative for both Feline Leukemia and FIV.
2.   All cats must be indoor only (unless on leash/harness).
3.   All home animals must be vaccinated per your vet's protocols.
4.   Below you will be asked for a special code. The code is SARG2014.
5.   All animals in the home must be spayed or neutered.
6.   Cats must not be declawed unless already declawed.

  In filling out this application, I (we) agree to these adoption policies for cats.

  If you do not agree to abide by these policies, it is very unlikely that we will be able to proceed with an adoption. If for some reason you DO NOT agree, please explain. Input is limited to 400 characters.
 
   

    





 Please give an alternate contact, who is NOT in your household, in case we can't reach you:



Please tell us about the members of your household:
Number of men*
Number of women*
      
     

Please tell us any additional information about your family (such as pet allergies, family members with disabilities that might be adversely affected by having a cat, special situations or circumstances, etc. Input is limited to 320 characters.)

     
     

      Please explain the pet policy where you rent: (Input is limited to 320 characters.)
     
  (We reserve the right to call and check to ensure this information is correct, or require written approval from the landlord.)



     If so, please fill in the following: (Please list the name of your pet as it's registered at the vet's office)

Name of Pet Gender Spayed / Neutered? Age Type of Pet Breed What happened to the pet?

Have you sold, given away, or surrendered a pet to a shelter?*
      If yes, please explain: (Input is limited to 320 characters.)
     


Do you have a veterinarian that you currently use?*
   If so, please give your current vet's name and phone number, the name(s) of the pet(s) in their records, and the first and last name you are listed under:

   If you currently have a veterinarian, do you plan to use the same vet for the cat you are applying for?

If you have no current veterinarian, or do not plan to use your current vet for this animal, please give the name and phone number of the veterinarian you expect to use.


Please list all other veterinarians you have used in the last five years, the name(s) of the pet(s) in their records, and the first and last name you are listed under at each vet's office:


 
Vet Name

 
Vet Name

 
Please contact your veterinarian(s) to let them know we'll be calling for references.

Please list two personal references that we have permission to contact. (References cannot be family or household members. Providing e-mail addresses for your references will expedite the process.)

CAT INFORMATION

Why are you interested in adopting a cat? (Input is limited to 400 characters.)*

     
Of the characteristics listed below, please enter the numbers identifying the three most important ones for you in choosing a cat: * ,      ,           
1. Active cat
2. Mellow cat
3. Lap cat
4. Friendly to strangers
5. Long hair
6. Medium hair
7. Short hair
8. Good with children
9. Good with dogs
10. Good with other cats
11. Kitten (less than 1 year)
12. Senior cat (10 years+)
13. Breed/color

What circumstance(s) would cause you to relinquish your cat back to SARG?
For example: 1. New baby in home, 2. Marking or spraying, 3. Not enough time for cat, 4. Onset of allergy to cats, 5. Cat doesn't get along with other pets/people, 6. Move to new home, 7. Scratching or shedding problems, 8. Cat won't use litter box, 9. Unable to afford)* (Input is limited to 320 characters.)


Are you interested in adopting siblings/littermates?*




How many hours per day will the cat be left alone?




















ADDITIONAL COMMENTS/INFORMATION
You may use this space to add any additional information you would like us to consider. (Input is limited to 480 characters.)
     

Would you like to receive emails regarding future events and fundraisers? 

Would you consider volunteering with SARG?  

If Yes, in which of the following areas? (Place an "X" beside all that apply.)
Fundraisers    Dog washes    Vet checks    Financially    Telephone Calls
Fostering    Transportation to/from events or vet appointments    Mailing newsletters
Home visits to potential adopters    Making craft items to donate for fundraisers
Other talents (legal services, web design, accounting services, sponsorship etc.): 

I/We understand that this application, if approved, also serves as a contract between SARG and me/us, and that completion of the application does not guarantee that the adoption will be approved.

I/We have read and understand all the Terms and Conditions of Adoption, as indicated by my/our signature on this page, as well as on the separate document explaining those Terms and Conditions. I/We understand that those Terms and Conditions are part of the Adoption Agreement and will be enforced. I/We attest that the information provided on this application is true and accurate to the best of my/our knowledge. I/We attest that I/we have retained a copy of the Terms and Conditions of Adoption.

I/We agree to pay the adoption fee of $125 for a cat. For this fee, SARG will see that the animal is spayed/neutered and is current on standard vaccinations at the time of adoption.




Note: This form will be printed and you will be requested to sign it at the time you receive an animal from us, if the adoption is approved.

Initial version 5/28/2014