FTAR Adoption Application & Contract FTAR Adoption Application & Contract Thank you for your interest in one of our animals! Please complete the following adoption application and contract and we will contact you as quickly as possible! Step 1 of 2 50% Primary Adopter's Name*FirstLastSecondary Adopter's NameFirstLastAddress*Street AddressCityAlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingArmed Forces AmericasArmed Forces EuropeArmed Forces PacificStateZIP CodePhone Number:*Email Address*Which animal are you interested in?*What makes you want to adopt an animal at this time?*Have you done research on the animals’ breed(s)?*YesNoWho lives in your household?*If you have children, what are their ages?*Are all family members in agreement about adopting an animal?*YesNoDo you own your home?*YesNoDoes your landlord approve of animals?*YesNoWhat restrictions are in place?*Do you have a secured yard (fence/wall)?*YesNoHow tall (in feet) is the fence/wall?*Is the gate locked?*YesNoN/ADo you currently have a doggy door?*YesNoWill the dog be living indoors and have access to the outdoors?*YesNoWhere will the dog sleep?*How many hours per day would the animal be left alone?*Have you previously owned and cared for a dog/cat?*YesNoHave you ever given up an animal you owned to a shelter?*YesNoWhat were the circumstances around the surrender?*Will you seek obedience training for undesirable behaviors?*YesNoAre you willing to commit to this animal for its’ lifetime, despite changes in your life, such as moving, having a baby, or getting divorced?*YesNoDo you agree to contact Freedom Tails Animal Rescue in the event any problems should arise, and under no circumstances turn the dog into a shelter, give it away, or otherwise rehome prior to contacting FTAR?*YesNoWe always want our animals to come back to us!Your Veterinarian’s Name:*FirstLastYour Veterinarian’s Phone Number:*Personal Reference Name:*FirstLastPlease identify someone as a personal reference who does not live in your home.Relationship:* Personal Reference Phone Number:*Animal's Name:*Animals' Breed:*Animals' Color(s):*Gender*MaleFemaleFINANCIAL INFORMATION: 1. Freedom Tails Animal Rescue is a CASH PREFERRED rescue. 2. The animal you are taking home is FREE, your adoption fee covers the cost of spay/neuter, parvovirus/distemper and rabies vaccines, microchip and Vet check only, anything beyond that is adopters' responsibility. PUPPIES have all of their shots up to the day that they are adopted; any further shots are your responsibility. 3. Freedom Tails Animal Rescue DOES NOT offer refunds for any reason. You can return animal for EXCHANGE of another FTAR animal within 10 Days for any valid reason. If there are no available animal matches at the time of your return, FTAR will extend this credit for 30 days from the original adoption date.*AgreeDisgreeHEALTH INFORMATION: 4. The adopter agrees that the pet LOOKS healthy at the time of adoption. Initial __________ 5. The animal you are adopting HAS LIKELY BEEN EXPOSED to kennel cough/upper respiratory infection, as most of our animals are saved from high kill shelters. Please make sure that your pets at home are fully vaccinated against bordetella, parvovirus, distemper, and rabies before adopting a new pet. ANY FUTURE VET visits are YOUR responsibility. 6. The Animal you are adopting HAS LIKELY BEEN EXPOSED to fleas, ticks, worms and other such Parasites. They have been treated and tested while in foster care. Any further care is adopters' responsibility. 7. FTAR does NOT guarantee health, age, breed, temperament or training of this animal. We can only tell you what we have learned in the short time we have had the animal or what we have been told by previous owner, the shelter it came from, or the vet that examined this animal.*AgreeDisgreeTERMS & CONDITIONS FOR ADOPTION 8. FTAR is a no kill, foster based rescue. We take ALL our animals back for any reason throughout their lives. 9. Adopter Agrees not to give or sell this animal to any one for any reason, 10. Adopter agrees to return the animal to FTAR if unable to keep the animal for any reason for the life of the animal. 11. Adopter agrees to contact FTAR before euthanizing any animal adopted from us if you had the animal less than a year. 12. Adopter agrees to PAY all court fees and any other recovery fees to FTAR in order to get the animal back to FTAR. 13. FTAR reserves the right to do a home check before or after the adoption and remove this animal if it is not being properly cared for. 14. Adopter agrees that animals MUST be indoor family members. FTAR does not adopt out animals as outdoor pets, 15. Adopter agrees to put an identification tag on the animal today and if animal is lost to notify FTAR immediately. 16. Adopter agrees to keep address up to date with the county and microchip manufacturer.*AgreeDisgreeRIGHTS & RESPONSIBILITIES 17. Work and training will be needed with any animal coming into a new home, this animal will be scared, confused, and will need time to adjust and learn the new rules and wants of the owner. Adopter AGREES to work with the adopted animal and give every effort, up to and including hiring a trainer before returning the animal for behavioral problems. Adopter understands that animals can chew, bark, soil the house, chase the cat, and exhibit other undesirable behaviors unless properly supervised and trained. If you are not willing to hire a trainer, DO NOT ADOPT AN ANIMAL FROM US. Initial __________ 18. Adopter agrees to hold harmless FTAR and anyone working or volunteering with FTAR. Adopter agrees not to sue FTAR or anyone involved for any reason. Initial __________ 19. Adopter grants and conveys unto Freedom Tails Animal Rescue Animal Rescue all right, title, and interest in any and all photographic images and video or audio recordings made by or for FTAR, including, but not limited to, any royalties, proceeds, or other benefits derived from such photographs or recordings. Initial __________ 20. If you DO NOT understand and AGREE to this contract or have any reservations, DO NOT ADOPT AN ANIMAL FROM US! This contract is not negotiable and you must agree to follow this contract. Please make sure you fully understand. Initial __________*AgreeDisgreePrimary Adopter's Electronic Signature:*By signing this contract, I accept the terms and conditions stated herein, I acknowledge that this is a legal and binding contract and failure to comply with the terms and conditions may result in my forfeiture of the animal I have adopted and/or legal action. If you do not understand and agree to this contract or have any reservations, DO NOT ADOPT A DOG FROM US! This contract is not negotiable and you must agree to follow this contract. Please make sure you fully understand. By completing the application electronically, I agree that all of the information and answers provided are complete and accurate.Secondary Adopter's Electronic Signature:By signing this contract, I accept the terms and conditions stated herein, I acknowledge that this is a legal and binding contract and failure to comply with the terms and conditions may result in my forfeiture of the animal I have adopted and/or legal action. If you do not understand and agree to this contract or have any reservations, DO NOT ADOPT A DOG FROM US! This contract is not negotiable and you must agree to follow this contract. Please make sure you fully understand. By completing the application electronically, I agree that all of the information and answers provided are complete and accurate.