MLDHS Adoption Guidelines
BEFORE FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION
be at least 21 years old.
be able to make a LONG term
commitment to an animal - both emotional and financial.
We do not
adopt pets as gifts.
dogs: you must have a fenced in
yard or be committed to multiple daily leash walks in ALL kinds
of weather and when you are sick or not feeling well.
current pets must be spayed or neutered and go for regular vet care. (This
families with children under 5:we will not adopt certain breeds to you.
cannot be declawed after adoption.
cannot have ears or tails docked after adoption.
the personalities of each of the animals that we have in rescue. We
know what is the ideal home environment for
each of them and will make our decisions based on that information.
If you do
not agree with any of these terms please do not apply for one of our
adoption process usually takes 7 -10 days.
Dogs/Pups that are altered, up to date on shots, wormed and started on
preventatives adoption fee is $160.00.
For Pups that are too young to be altered but are up to date on shots
and wormed and started on preventatives the adoption fee is $160 plus a
separate $300 deposit that is refunded with proof of altering.
Cats/Kittens that are altered, up to date on shots, and wormed the
adoption fee is $60.00.
For Kittens that are too young to be altered but are up to date on
shots and wormed the adoption fee is $60.00 plus a separate $100
deposit that is refunded with proof of altering.
to communicate by email to save our precious money for the care of the
animals. Our email address is: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SK S9X 1Y7.
Our mailing address is:
application will not be processed if you leave blanks. If you rent
you must supply name and phone number of
your landlord. You need to have the name and phone number of your vet
the vet you intend to use.
and breed is required)
City: Prov or State: Postal Code or Zip Code:
Home Phone: Work Phone: Cell Phone: D.O.B.:
Type of Pet you are looking
Why do you want a pet?:
experience do you have with companion animals?
Name/Breed/Age of Current
Vet: Phone #:
How many people in your
Do you own or rent your
If Renting - Landlord name/phone #:
Type of residence:
How long have you lived
there: Size of yard:
Is the yard fenced: Type of
How high is fencing: Is your
yard completely enclosed by a fence or do you have a dog run?:
your yard is not fenced do you realized that a dog must be leash walked
times a day rain or shine or when you are not feeling well:
long have you been looking for a pet?:
Where else have you looked?:
Where will the pet be kept
during the day: Nights:
many hours a day will pet be left
Does someone come in during the day to take care of pets:
Does anyone in your home have pet allergies:
Are you aware of yearly
costs to maintain a pet:
Are you aware of laws pertaining to licensing, required shots and leash
laws in your area?:
takes at least 2 weeks for a
pet to adjust to its new home, especially if you have other pets.
Are you prepared to allow this much time for pet to adjust?:
Have you ever given up a pet:
Do you realize a pet can
live 15 - 20 years:
Are you prepared for this?:
How many times a year do you
Where will your pets stay?:
will happen to your pet if you move?:
Have a child:
If this is your first pet:
How will you housetrain:
Have you read up on
Researched different food
Read up on crate training:
Bought a crate:
you be willing to bring your pet to obedience classes if they are
you willing for one of our volunteers to do a home visit:
Have you read our adoption
Please give 2 personal
references (including Phone numbers):
If you live outside of
Meadow Lake: How do you plan to pick up or transport your pet to
you? Please provide details:
I have read all questions carefully and
answered truthfully. If an omission or untruth is discovered after the
takes place, MLDHS reserves the right to annul the adoption and reclaim
animal. I give MLDHS permission to investigate all of the information
have provided. I understand that MLDHS
will decide which home is most appropriate for each animal in their
that their decision on the appropriate home is final.
initialling this box I am agreeing to the above statements.
Some applications are
declined not because of any of the information provided but because the
they have applied for is not a good match for that home.
will discuss this
with the applicant.
clicking submit, I
am stating that the above questions, to the best of my knowledge, are
honestly and accurately.
Please email to verify we
received your application.