How to Adopt?

We believe that there is a perfect four legged friend waiting for every adopter and part of our adoption process is ensuring that each adopter is matched to both a breed and a dog that is suitable for them. Adding a new member to your family is a big commitment and our team will walk you through the process and will offer support, knowledge and expertise.

 

1. Submit an application

Please make sure that you properly fill it out and include references and veterinarian information about current or past pets in the appropriate fields. If you would prefer to download the application form click on the word document link at the bottom of this page and complete the form and submit to us via email. 

2. Interview with one of our adoption coordinators/Home visit

Once approved, the focus will be on a dog who would be a suitable match followed by an in-home interview to be sure that you have a safe, happy environment as well as to address any concerns the adopter might have.

3. Cover Adoption fees

Puppies up to 8 months of age - $550

Adult dogs ages 9 months to 8 years - $500

Senior dogs 8 years and over - $300 (however adoption fee subjective to health issues or longevity of each individual dog)

 

Adoption fees Include: Age appropriate vaccines, heart worm test (when age applicable), deworm, preventative flea treatment, exam, microchip and spay/ neuter. We address any and medical issues (i.e. cruciate repairs, eve removal, allergies, dental work, ear infections etc).

 

** We are only responsible for vet care for dogs under the TDRI wing. Once an adoption contract has been signed, the new owner is fully responsible for the health and welfare of their new dog.

 

We reserve the right to refuse any application. 

Please  download the application form and email it to info@thedogrescuersinc.ca. We look forward to receiving your application.

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