Stray and Orphaned Animal Rescue


Adoption Application

Stray and Orphaned Animal Rescue (SOAR)



Please copy the below application, and paste it in an e-mail to:


Subject of your e-mail "Adoption Application for: DOG NAME" Please list the name of the dog you are interested in


If you do not receive a response within 6 hours, please e-mail or call to check status of your application.




Name of Dog that you are interested in:


Your First and Last Name: 


Date of Birth:


Spouse's Name:


Date of Birth:


Physical Address:





Cell Phone Number:

Spouses Cell Phone Number:

Home Number:


Please list the name, ages, and relationship of all people living in your household:


What is your profession:


Work Number:

Spouse/Partner profession:

Work Number:



Spouse/Partner E-mail: 



Do you own or rent your home:


Do you live a house, apartment, condo, other?


Are there any restrictions where you are living based on breed, size, number of pets, etc?:


If you rent please provide your landlord name and contact information:


Do you a fence:


If yes, what is the height and material?:


How often do you plan to take your dog out to potty?:


Who is the dog primarily for?:


Are you expecting or planning a family in the next 15 years?:


Does anyone in the home have allergies to animals?


Have you owned a dog before?:


Will the dog be allowed in the house?:


What areas of the house will the dog not be allowed and how will you keep the dog out of them?:


Do you have a doggy door?


How many hours a day will the dog be left alone? (estimated):


Will the dog have the run of the house when no one is at home?:


If not, where will the dog stay when no one is at home?:


Where will the dog sleep at night?:


What characteristics do you especially want in your new dog:


What characteristics do you NOT want in your new dog:


How will you handle the situation if/when your dog has an accident on the floor:


Please explain your plan for potty training:


Do you own a crate?


If no, do you plan on getting one?


Are you familiar with crate training?:


Do you understand it can take up to two months (sometimes longer) for a dog to fully acclimate to their new home?:


How will you discipline your dog for undesirable behavior?:


Will you take your dog to training?:


If not- why not?:


Under what circumstances would you return your adopted dog?:


Have you ever given up a pet?:

If yes, please explain the situation:


Do you currently have any pets in the home?:


If yes, please list for each; Name, Breed, Age, Spayed/Neuetered?, where do you acquire from, and how long have you had?


Please describe your opinion on preventive care and how often you plan to take your dog to the vet?


Are the animals in your home up to date on vaccinations?: 

Do you authorize us to verify this information with your veterinarian?:


Are the dogs in the home (if any) current on heartworm and flea prevention? Please list brand and when last given:


Please list any animals you've had in the last 15 years that you no longer have. Name, breed, altered?, what happened to them?:

Veterinarian's Information:

Full Address and Phone Number:Number of years using this vet:
References: (Please list two, one must NOT be a family member)




Do you agree to a home visit at any time? (We are currently doing virtual home visits due to covid.):


I have read the above information carefully and have filled out this application honestly. I understand that the omission of information and/or failure to answer all questions and sign the application can result in this application being declined. Also, if an omission or untruth is discovered after an adoption takes place, I understand S.O.A.R. reserves the right to annul the adoption and reclaim the animal without a refund of monies paid.