Online Adoption Application

 

Click here for a printable Adoption Application.

 
First Name:
Last Name:
Name of Cat(s) you are interested in Adopting:
Street Address:
City:
State:
Zip:
Phone:
Work:
Home:

Other:

Email:
Drivers License:
State:
Number:
 
List all current pets that you have had in the past ten years in the table below.

This includes any pets living with you or pets that you have re-homed.

Also list all pets living in the home that may not be yours (roommate's pets, etc.)
Type of pet
Spayed or neutered?
Indoor, outdoor or both?
Living?
If living, current on vaccines?
If deceased, list cause of death






















 

Do any of your cats currently spend any time outdoors? If so, please describe the circumstances.

Why do you want to adopt a cat?

List the ages of all of the members of your household:


Who will be responsible for the day-to-day care of the cat?

 

Do you have a regular veterinarian?
How long have you been with this vet?

Vet Full Name:

Vet Address:

Vet phone number:

If no Vet Reference, please provide a reason:

 

Do you own or rent your home?

If renting, do you have your landlord's permission to keep a cat?


Landlord's Full Name:

Landlord's Phone:

Other Animals in Home?

 

Do you plan to move in the next 12 months?

Some cats adjust to new homes, children, and/or other pets more easily than others. How much time do you have to spend with a new cat/kitten to help it adjust to your household?

Cats can live quite long lives, are you prepared to provide a home for 10-15 years or more?



Please explain a 'no' or 'don't know' answer:

When your cat is home alone, where will it stay?

Garage

One room in house

Basement

Run of the house

 

 

Outdoors

Other: (Explain)

 

What kind of lifestyle do your want your cat to live?

Strictly Indoor

Indoor / Outdoor

Mostly indoor with some outdoor

 

 

Strictly Outdoor

What is the reason for this choice?

 Under what circumstances would you consider giving up your pet?

Scratches the furniture

Having a baby

Getting a divorce or getting married

Sheds

Fleas

Moving to another state

Found a new 'no pet' apartment

Too Expensive

Finished school/moving back home

Children will no longer take care of it

None

Other (please explain)

If you have to go away on business or vacation, how will your pets be cared for?

Leave them alone with plenty of food/water

Pet Sitter

Friend or Relative check on them

Kennel/Boarding

 

Other (please explain)


 

Would you ever consider declawing your cat? If so, under what circumstances?


How much do you estimate caring for your cat will cost each year, not including unexpected illnesses or injuries? (Mainly routine veterinary visits, supplies, food, toys, etc?


How often do you think a cat should go to the vet for routine care?

 
Please Provide 3 References:
Name:
Phone:
Relationship to Applicant:
Name:
Phone:
Relationship to Applicant:
Name:
Phone:
Relationship to Applicant:
 
How did you hear about our rescue efforts?
I am over 21 years of age

Please provide any other information you feel would be helpful to us in screening your application:

 

 

Alley Cats and Angels of North Carolina does ask an adoption fee in order to help us cover expenses incurred. Anything received above that amount is a tax-deductible donation. Please contact your local representative if you have any questions.

Submitting this form constitutes your permission for us to check references.

WE RESERVE THE RIGHT, IN OUR SOLE DISCRETION, TO REFUSE ANY APPLICANT FOR ANY REASON WHATSOEVER.