Co-Applicant's Name, Age & Occupation
If you live with your parents, when you move out what will happen to do the dog?*
The dog will move with me
The dog will remain with my family
Do you own or lease your current residence?*
I own the property
My family member owns the property
My significant other owns the property
I lease/rent the property
Please provide the NAME, PHONE, & EMAIL of the family member or landlord who own the property where you reside if you do not own the property.
Please list the name and age of all household members*
Have you discussed adopting
a dog with all adult household
Yes! Please process my application
NO - I want the dog to be a surprise/gift
Outside of household members, are there any children that visit regularly? If so, please list the age and frequency of any children who visit (Example, neighbors, family members, etc):*
Please select the primary animal you are interested in meeting.
Choose an animal:
Is there an additional animal you are interested in meeting?
Choose an animal:
If the dog you are interested in meeting is not listed on the drop down menu, please list his/her name here. **Please note if the name is not listed on the drop down menu, we may not be processing applications for him/her at this time.
If you are applying for a puppy that is part of a litter, are you open to being matched with any of the littermates?
All that match with my application information
After what date are you available to take home a dog? *
Have you thought about what your life could look like throughout the duration of this dog's lifespan, and still believe you are a good match for this dog?
(Moving to a residence that doesn't allow any dogs or restricts a specific breed, Job promotion requiring long hours/travel, Having kids, Traveling)*
Do you understand that Hoof Woof and Meow Rescue makes educated guesses as to the breed and age of dogs that are in our care, but cannot guarantee the actual genetic make-up or exact birth date?*
During a typical work day (outside of covid flex schedules), how many hours a day would the animal be left home alone?*
Currently, how many hours a day would the animal be left home alone?
Please describe any accommodations you will make for an adopted puppy or dog while you are at work/away from home. (dog walker, doggy daycare, family member, etc.)
If you do not need to, or do not plan to make any please note that below. *
Please describe how the dog you are applying for would fit in to your family's schedule/lifestyle:*
Please list the name/age/species of all household animals*
Vet's Name, Phone Number & Address (Please be sure to list phone and address as there are multiple clinics with the same name)*
Please list any additional Vet Information, including other names your animals may be listed under or vaccine clinics you've used that may not be listed at your usual vet office.
Are all household cats/dogs altered (spay/neuter)?*
There are no cats/dogs living with me
Are all of your dogs/cats up to date on their rabies vaccine? *
I currently do not own any dogs/cats
Yes, all of my cats and dogs are up to date in accordance with state law
No, at least one of my animal is due for rabies and I understand HWMAR cannot approve my application until this is complete
If your household cats/dogs are not current on their rabies vaccines, or are not spayed/neutered, please provide an explanation.
Have you owned any pets in the last 5 years who do not currently reside with you? If yes, please explain why they are no longer living with you.
How will the dog be contained in your yard?*
fully enclosed fence
Walk on a leash
If you have an electrical fence, what is your plan to integrate/train a newly adopted dog to your yard?
What experience do you have with dogs?*
How do you plan on exercising the dog? (how, how often)*
Do you plan to crate train this dog? If yes, please elaborate.*
No matter the age of the dog you are adopting, you will need to continue with training after adoption. What is your training plan?*
If you are no longer able to physically care for the animal for its entire lifetime, what is your plan?*
We have spoken with a family member who have agreed to take over care
We have not yet devised a plan, but are aware we need to prior to adoption
We do not have a family member willing to take over care, so we would need to relinquish back to the rescue
Have you adopted from a rescue before?*
Yes, I have adopted from HWMAR
Yes, I have adopted from another rescue
No, this is my first rescued dog!
Are you in the process of adopting, or meeting a dog, through another rescue?*
I have submitted an application with another rescue within the last 10 days
I have an appointment to meet another dog
How did you hear about Hoof Woof and Meow Animal Rescue*
Hoof Woof and Meow website
Hoof Woof and Meow volunteer
Hoof Woof and Meow Event
Please list a personal reference other than an immediate family member. Include Name, Phone number, Email and Relationship to you.*
Thank you for taking the time to complete the application! Once the application is submitted correctly you will be receiving an automated email message. We are 100% foster based and do not have a facility to come and view all of our animals. Appointments will be made directly with you and the foster parent if your application is selected to meet the dog you applied for. If there are any additional comments or notes you'd like to add for the adoption team, please do so here: