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C.A.R.L. Adoption Application


Mailing Address - P.O. Box 5022, Ventura, CA 93005 phone: 805-644-7387 website: www.carldogs.org email: [email protected]
Due to Covid-19 an online application is required to meet any of our dogs.
* Your Name:
* Today's Date:
* Home Phone:
Work Phone:
* Cell Phone:
* Home Address:
* City:
* State:
* Zip Code:
Email Address:
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* Name of dog or puppy you are interested in:
2nd Choice
3rd Choice
* Have you met any of your choices in person?
How did you hear about Canine Adoption and Rescue League?
You & Your Household: (list all that apply)
* Dog Experience:

Household Members:
* Number of Adults 18 - 29
* Number of Adults 30 - 60
* Number of Adults over 60
* Number of Children
* Ages of children, if any
* Atmosphere:

* Dog Will Live:

* Dog Will Be Alone:

* Will dog be allowed on furniture?

Will you exercise your dog on a daily basis?

Have dogs you have had in the past been

* Do you have other dogs for companionship?

* Where do you prefer the dog to sleep at night?
* Is anyone in your household allergic to animals?

If Yes, please explain...
* Housing Type:

If 'Other' selected, please specify type of housing.
* Do you own or rent?

If rent, how long?
Landlord's name and phone number:
Do you have a completely fenced and secure yard?

(Yes, No), If No, please explain...
How tall is your fence?
In the past, have you ever had a dog "escape" from your home or yard?

(Yes, No), If Yes, explain...
If applicable, were you able to find your dog?
What did you do to find your dog?
* When you go on vacation, who will care for your dog?
* In what situations do you feel it is safe for your dog to be off leash?
* Who is your current veterinarian?
The average cost of yearly check-ups, shots, county license, food, treats & toys is $2,000.00, not considering emergency medical bills.
* Are you willing and able to take on that expense?
The average life expectancy of a dog is 10 to 15 years. We hope by best matching a dog to you & your family, we are placing the dog for the rest of its life!
* Are you willing to make this commitment?
If you had to have a previous pet put to sleep, what source did you use? (Veterinarian, Animal Shelter)
* What methods would you use to housebreak your dog or puppy?
* What would you do if your dog or puppy had an "accident" in the house?
* What discipline would you use if your dog chews up any of your favorite things?
* What would you do if your dog is really naughty and just won't listen?
Under which circumstances would you give up your dog?
*  (Please select all that apply.)

If 'Other' selected, please explain.
* Have you ever given up a pet?

If yes, please explain the circumstances involved.
Please list your current pets:
* (Include species, breed, gender, altered, age, How long have you had the pet?)
Past pets of all household members: (last 10 years)
* (Include species, breed, gender, altered, age, Years the pet was with you (from-to)?, What happened to the pet?)
By submitting this application, I certify that I am 18 years or older and the information I have provided is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that false information may void my application. I understand that C.A.R.L.'s main concern is that all pets be properly cared for by their owners. Once a dog is adopted, if it is found to be neglected or abused, C.A.R.L. reserves the right to reclaim the dog.
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