Purebreds Plus Cat Rescue
ADOPTION APPLICATION
A non-profit 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization

 

This is the first step in the adoption process to your new kitty.  A case manager will be getting in touch with you shortly to discuss your application and any concerns or questions you may have. Please feel free to contact the foster home to learn more about the kitties you like.


We have beautiful cats for adoption to very loving people who provide:
INDOOR homes only
No declawing or tendonectomy (some cats are already declawed)
Proper grooming (daily) for the long-haired coat
Proper veterinary care, food, water and attention
Every adult cat and kittens over six months are tested for FELV & FIV.
Kittens under six months are tested for FELV.
All cats are spayed or neutered prior to placement.
Cats are current on necessary vaccinations.
We ask for a $175 non-refundable adoption fee.
WE DO NOT SHIP CATS.


Personal Contact Information
Name:* Spouse's Name:
Home Phone:* Cell Phone:
Address:* City:*
State:*   Zip:* Email:*
Employer: Work Phone:*
Please List 2 References:
Name
(non-relative):*
Phone:*
Name:* Phone:*
Veterinarian's Name: * (Please contact your veterinarian to allow release of your records to Purebreds Plus)   Phone: *
Address:
City: State: Zip:
YOUR HOUSING
Current Housing:* Own House    Rent House    Own Condo    Rent Apt    Mobile Home
If you rent, what is your landlord's name? and Phone:
Are cats allowed? Yes No Unsure.
If you rent, is a pet deposit required? Yes No   How much?
Has it already been paid? Yes No
How long have you lived at your present address?*
Are you planning to move within the next six months?* Yes No
How long have you been looking for a new cat?*
How many adults in the household?* How many children?* Ages
Who will be responsible for the cat's care?*
Does anyone in the household have animal allergies?* Yes No
Is there anyone in the household who does NOT want a cat?* Yes No

PET HISTORY

Have you ever had a cat before?* Yes    No
If yes, what happened to it?
How long did you have it? Was it spayed or neutered? unaltered?
Current Pets
Do you currently have pets in your home? * Yes No
If yes, what pets do you currently have in your home? Include small caged pets and barnyard animals.
Name of Animal Type of Animal Breed Age Sex Spayed/Neutered Where kept during day? Where does it sleep? How long owned?
 F
 M
 Spayed
Neutered
Unaltered
 Indoor
Outdoor Both
 Indoor
Outdoor
Both
 F
 M
 Spayed
Neutered
Unaltered
 Indoor
Outdoor
Both
 Indoor
Outdoor
Both
 F
 M
 Spayed
Neutered
Unaltered
 Indoor
Outdoor
Both
 Indoor
Outdoor
Both
 F
 M
 Spayed
Neutered
Unaltered
 Indoor
Outdoor
Both
 Indoor
Outdoor
Both
Have you ever taken an animal to a shelter or a pound?* Yes No
If yes, what were the circumstances?


CAT CARE

Do you believe in spaying or neutering your pets?* Yes No
Why or why not?*

How many hours per day will the cat be left alone?*
Where will the cat be kept during the day when you are gone?*
Where will the cat be kept at night? How do you feel about the cat sleeping on the bed with you, or on furniture in general?*
Are you familiar with the way to train a cat to use a scratching post?* Yes No
What kind of food are you planning to feed the cat?*
What will you do if the cat scratches the furniture or the carpet? *
Are you aware that you need to properly introduce a cat or kitten to its litter box?* Yes No
Do you know how to gradually introduce new pets to old?* Yes   No
If you have any difficulty with any of the cat's behavior whom will you call for advice? *
If you must give up the cat what would you do?*

Which, if any, of the following reasons would cause you to give up your cat? Please keep in mind that we have had cats given up for each of these reasons. *
The cat defecates or urinates in places other than the litter box
Allergies   The cat is old   The cat smells   The cat doesn't like our new puppy/kitten
Don't want to wash the cat's face everyday   Too expensive to care for   Health problems with the cat
The cat scratches children/grandchildren   Cat scratches the furniture or carpets
None of the above

If your pet becomes sick or injured how much money do you feel is appropriate to spend on veterinary care? We realize the "amount to spend on vet care" is difficult; just give us the best answer (we're interested in your philosophy).
* $
Explain:*

What arrangements are in place for your pets if you pass away or are no longer able to care for them?*

Which cat (or type of cat) are you interested in adopting from Purebreds Plus Cat Rescue? Have you contacted the foster home for more information about the kitty?*

How do you feel about the adoption fee?

Comments or questions?


Agreement

IF THE CAT YOU ADOPT FROM PUREBREDS PLUS CAT RESCUE (PPCR) CANNOT BE KEPT OR IS UNSUITABLE IN ANY WAY YOU MUST NOTIFY US.

By checking this box, I certify that all the information in this application is true and I understand that false information may void the application. If approved, I understand that this application will become part of my adoption agreement, which is a binding document. Upon request, I will show my Driver's License or Identification Card in person. *

Please understand that the Purebreds Plus Cat Rescue (PPCR)
reserves the right to deny any adoption application for any reason.
 We do not adopt on a first-come first-served basis. We want the best match for the kitty. Many of these kitties have come from very difficult backgrounds. We want to place as little stress on the cat as possible and make sure you and your family have the perfect life long friend . If you've been a good pet owner in the past, this is a quick, easy process, and you should have no concerns about being approved. Just be sure to let your vet and your references know that we will  be calling. We thank you for your interest in one of our kitties and for your patience.

Applicant Name:* Date:*