* Today's Date
City, State and Zip Code
Why do you want to adopt a Great Dane?
Is there a specific Great Dane you are interested in?
Have you applied with any other rescues at this time? Which rescue?
If you have pets, describe below, including type, breed, age, and if spayed/neutered.
Name and Phone Number of your current Veterinarian
If yes, what kind?
If not, why not?
If any of your pets are NOT spayed/neutered, why not?
What happened to any previous pets you have owned (died, ran away, gave away, etc.) ?
Have you ever surrenered a pet to a rescue or shelter?
If yes, why?
Are you aware of the cost of owning a Great Dane?
How much do you think it costs for routine veterinary care each year for a Great Dane (to include vaccinations, checkups, HW prevention, etc.)
How many hours a day will the Great Dane be left alone?
Please list the names and relationship of anyone else living in your home. If children, please indicate age.
Has anyone residing in your home ever been convicted or charged with cruelty to animals or child abuse?
What will you do with the Dane if you should have to move?
What is your occupation?
Company Name and Phone number:
How long have you worked for this employer?
What are your work hours?
Is anyone in your family home during the day?
Do you rent or own your home?
If renting, does your rental agreement allow you to keep pets?
If renting, what is your landlord's name and phone number?
How long have you lived in your home?
Do you have a fenced yard?
What kind of fencing (privacy wood, chain link, etc) and how tall?
**NOTE: GDROC requires a fenced yard, preferably 5 or 6 foot privacy fence. If you have something different, please explain here what type of fencing you have and how you plan to safely exercise a Great Dane and keep it safe within the confines of your yard.
If you have a pool, it is fenced?
Where will you keep your Dane during the day?
Where will you keep your Dane at night?
Where will you keep your Dane if your family is away overnight or on vacation?
Are you aware of the leash laws in your city?
Is your vehicle large enough for a Dane to ride comfortably in the cab?
REFERENCES: Please provide the name and phone number of 2 individuals (other than relatives) who knows/has known your animals.
May we visit your home and contact your references to verify the above information you have provided?
Have you paid the $20 application fee?
Have you ever adopted from another animal rescue?
Which rescue and when (month/year)?
Have you ever fostered for another animal rescue?
If so, which rescue and when?
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