Application to Adopt – Dogs

Our top priority is to ensure that we match the right pets with the right homes.
The following form will help us to find the right pet for you.


•  Save-a-Pet retains the right to reject this application
•  Minimum age to adopt is 18 (eighteen) years of age; if not, parent/guardian must sign
•  An animal may not be adopted by a third party

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    Applicant (title, full name, surname):

    Home Address:

    Postal Address:

    ID Number:

    Tel (H):

    Tel (B):




    Reason for wanting to adopt (select all applicable):

    If other, please specify

    Is the pet for yourself?
    If not, for whom/address:

    If you are applying for a specific animal, please enter his/her name here:

    Is the pet replacing a pet which has died from distemper/gastroenteritis/parvovirus/biliary?

    What size dog are you looking for?

    What age dog are you looking for?

    Preferred sex?

    Where do you live?

    If in sectional title or renting, do you have the necessary permission to keep a pet?

    How active is your lifestyle?

    What level of behavioural training are you willing to undertake?

    All fields need to be completed, where it is not applicable, please enter "0"

    How many hours will the dog be left home alone on an average day?

    How many dogs/cats do you own? Dogs: Cats:

    What are the sexes of your dogs/cats?
    Number of males: Number of females:

    Are all your animals sterilised? Give details:

    How many dogs and cats have you owned over the past 3 years?
    Dogs: Cats:

    Which animals do you still have, and what happened to the others:

    Are your dog/s friendly towards:
    Other dogs?
    Introduction necessary?

    How many people live in your household?
    Adults Infirm Children
    Children's ages

    Do children regularly visit your household?

    Can you afford private veterinary fees?

    Who is your veterinarian?

    Is your property fenced, with secure gates?
    Full description of fences and gates, including height:

    Would you chain a dog?

    Are you expecting any changes in the near future, such as: A new baby / going on holiday / moving house / home renovations / a new animal (not from Save-a-Pet)?
    If Yes, please specify: