Application for Adoption or Foster Care

BTRI Application for Adoption or Foster Care

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Your Name*

Street Address*



Zip Code*

Home Phone:

Work Phone:

Cell Phone:

Your Email*

Are you applying for Adoption or Foster Care?*

Are you applying for a specific dog?*

If yes, which dog are you applying for?

Are you over 21?*

Do you rent or own?*

What is your current living situation?*

How many children reside in your residence?*

Please list the ages of children living in your home:

List others in the home who may have contact with the dog, and their relationship to you:

Bull terrier gender preference?*

Preferred age range:*

Why are you interested in adopting a bull terrier over other available breeds?*

What qualities would you like in a dog?*

What do you NOT want in the pet that you get?*

What do you think the hardest part of having a bull terrier will be?*

What is your occupation?*

What is your occupation's daily commitment:*

How much time will you spend with your dog?*

Where will your dog stay when you aren't at home?*

Where will your dog sleep?*

Do you have an appropriately sized crate for your dog?*

If no, are you planning to acquire one before adopting?

How will you exercise your dog?*

How often will you exercise your dog?*

Will you be able to socialize your dog through exposure to other socialized dogs? Where, and how? *

What do you know about bull breed dog-on-dog aggression?*

How would you manage this trait in your bull terrier?*

Please relate any prior experience you have had with this breed:*

Please list other breeds you have had experience with:*

Have you read any publications and websites for information about bull terriers? If so, which ones?*

What methods will you use to correct your dog for behaviors you find inappropriate?*

Do you currently own any cats?*

Do you currently own any dogs?*

Please list your past and present pets, and breed/health/age/neuter status:

Do you have a yard?*

If so, type and height of fence:

Do you have a swimming pool?*

If yes, is your swimming pool fenced or covered?

If your pool is not fenced/covered, would you be willing to cover/fence it?

What will you do with the dog when you go on vacation?*

If you have to move, what would you do with the dog?*

Have you ever taken a puppy through puppy class or an adult dog through obedience class?*

Which trainer/school would you take your dog to?

Please provide the name, address and phone number of your vet:*

Please supply the name and phone number of a credible reference (employer, clergyman, etc.)*

Please provide any additional information you think is important:*