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adoptable and rescue dogs
Tucson Cold Wet Noses
Tucson, Arizona

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Adoption Application

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If you're ready to start the process of adopting a new pet please fill out our adoption
application and we will contact you very soon about the pet you are interested in.

Tucson Cold Wet Noses Adoption Application

Which animal are you interested in adopting ?

First Name Last Name Age E-Mail
Address City State Zip
Occupation Work Phone
Cell Phone Home Phone

Please list the adults in your household.

Please list the children in your household.

Residential Information

If your application is approved will you consent to a home check.  Yes  No
Do you live in a  house  apartment  other 

Do you  own  rent  live with family  live with friends

Does your residence have: a fenced yard    yes no a doggie door    yes no

If you're renting your residence please answer the following:
Landlord's name Phone number

Does your landlord:
Allow pets   Yes     No     Don't know  
Have size restrictions   Yes     No     Don't know  

Your new pet

Why are you planning to adopt a dog? (check all that apply)
   For a companion    For hunting    Bark at strangers
   For yourself    For your family    Buddy for another pet
   As a gift    As a guard dog    Running partner

What qualities are you looking for in a new dog?

Please list any concerns you have about your new pet,
or any questions you may have for us.

Do you have experience training dogs for any of the following:
Obedience Housebreaking Agility
yes no yes no yes no

How will you deal with destructive behavior like chewing, digging, or jumping?

What will you do if your new dog bites or snaps at a family member?

Who will have the primary responsibility for the following:
Feeding   Obedience
Vet Care Exercise   

Routine health care can cost up to $300.00 a year and emergencies are often over $1,000. Are you willing to provide this care if necessary ? Yes  No

Where will your new pet be kept:
At night If you move
During the day When on vacation

On an average day how long will the pet be left alone?   
How many days a week?   

What will you do with your new dog if you can no longer keep it?

Current or Previous Pets

How many pets do you have now?
Dogs Cats Others

Are your current pets vaccines up-to-date?   Yes  No  Don't Know
Are they all spayed and neutered?  Yes  No  Don't know

Current veterinarian's name: Phone #
May we contact them to ask about your current pets? Yes No

Have you ever had to relinquish an animal to a shelter? Yes No
If so, what were the circumstances?

Please tell us a little bit about your previous pets and anything
else you would like us to know about your current pets.

I understand that Cold Wet Noses cannot and does not make any representation of warranties, either expressed or implied concerning the temperament, habit, health, pedigree, disposition, sex, or background of this animal and that I have no rights to reimbursement of medical or professional fees. Furthermore, I understand that the animals' future reactions to me, my family, or any other persons are completely unpredictable because animals can have their own personalities. I also assume full responsibility to provide proper food, water, shelter, veterinary care, exercises, and a safe environment for this animal. I agree to never leave my animals unattended in a motor vehicle at any time.

In consideration of receiving this animal the adopting party hereby releases Cold Wet Noses, it's foster parents, and any employees from claims of liability to anyone for injuries or damage caused to them or their property.

By typing my initials here I agree that if I cannot keep the pet I am adopting for its lifetime, that I will not euthanize or give the animal to anyone, including friends, relatives or another shelter prior to contacting TCWN. I agree to return the animal upon request but understand that TCWN is not obligated to take the pet.