BFK9 Adoption Application
Please fill this form out completely and submit. We will be in contact with you as soon as possible. Thanks for supporting BFK9 and being interested in adopting one of our wonderful dogs!
Email address *
Name *
Date of Birth *
Address (Number, City, State, Zip) *
Phone Number *
Phone Type *
Employer: *
Spouse/Partner's Employer:
How did you hear about BFK9? *
Number of Adults in Household: *
Number of Children in Household: *
Ages of Children in Household: *
Number of Females in Household: *
Number of Males in Household: *
Are you expecting a child or planning a family in the near future? *
Are all your family members in favor of adopting a rescue dog? If no, please explain. *
Is anyone in your household allergic to dogs? If yes, please explain. *
Type of home: *
Do you rent or own? *
If you rent, do you have the landlord's permission to have a dog? *
If yes, did you landlord add limitations? If yes, what are your limitations? (N/A if you own) *
Name and phone number of your landlord: (N/A if you own) *
How long have you lived at your current address? *
Do you plan to move in the near future? *
Would you be willing to allow us to visit your home prior to adoption? *
Information about the dog/puppy you would like to adopt:
Which dog/puppy are you interested in adopting? *
What made you choose this particular dog/puppy? *
What breeds of dog/puppy are you adopting? *
Have you researched these breeds?  *
Are you aware of the size this dog/puppy will be when fully grown? *
What made you decide to adopt a dog/puppy? *
Are you looking for an inside or an outside dog? *
Have you adopted from a rescue before? If yes, which rescue? *
Why do you want to adopt a rescue dog; please list all reasons. (companionship, watch dog, company for current pet, a gift for someone, etc.) *
Are you willing to return the dog to BFK9 if, due to unforeseen circumstances, you no longer will be able to keep the dog? If no, please explain: *
Dog/Puppy Environment Information
Do you have a yard? *
Is your yard fully fenced? *
If yes, what type of fence and how high? (N/A if not fenced) *
If it is not fenced, how will the dog/puppy go outside? (N/A if your yard is fenced) *
How do you plan on “containing" the dog/puppy when you are not home? *
How long on average will the dog/puppy be left home alone? *
How do you plan on exercising the dog/puppy? *
Where will the dog/puppy sleep? *
Where will the dog/puppy spend most of its time? *
What other activities do you plan to do with the dog/puppy? *
A healthy dog’s lifetime is 10-15 years. Are you prepared for having a dog this long? *
Healthcare is expensive for pets. On average, vet care can cost $400 plus a year. Is this something you can afford? *
Where will your dog stay when you go on vacation? *
Bringing a new pet into the home can be stressful for all pets. It is preferred to meet on neutral ground. How do you plan to introduce your new pets? *
Are you prepared to provide direct and indirect supervision for children with this dog/puppy? How so? *
Who will be the primary caregiver for this dog/puppy? *
Do you realize that in most cases the full history of the dog/puppy is unknown, and you may encounter behavioral problems? *
How are you going to work on these problems? *
What is your method of disciplining your dog/puppy? *
How long do you think it takes a dog to adjust to a new home? *
Please let us know what makes you an ideal candidate to adopt a rescue dog: *
For what reasons would you consider returning a dog back to us? (moving, not getting along with other pets, getting out of fence, children lost interest, too time consuming, allergies, medical problems, new baby, divorce, behavior problems, shedding, housebreaking problems, other reasons, etc) Please identify all reasons that apply. *
Your Pets: Past and Present
Please list information on all pets in your home: Breed, gender, age, spayed/neutered, indoor/outdoor, vaccination status, declawed. (Please put 'N/A' if you have no current pets) *
Please list information on all dogs you previously owned in your home: Breed, gender, age, spayed/neutered, indoor/outdoor, vaccination status, declawed. (Please put 'N/A' if this will be your first pet) *
If you’ve had dogs in the past, where are they now? *
Have you ever had to give a pet away? *
If yes, please explain the circumstances: *
If your pet develops a medical problem that becomes expensive, what would you do? (euthanize them, find another home for them, pay whatever it takes, give him to a rescue or shelter, etc) *
References and Military
Do you live in military housing? *
Have you confirmed that your military housing allows this pet and any others you may have?
Military: How much longer are you stationed in Alaska?
Military: If relocated or deployed what arrangements will you make for your dog/puppy? If someone will be caring for the dog/puppy please list their name and number.
Military: Supervisor’s Name and Phone number:
Which Veterinarian do you use? Or previously used if you had pets in the past? Please list name, address, and phone number. (Please put 'N/A' if this is your first pet) *
References: Please provide two personal references that we may contact. (They must not be relatives or live in your household)Please list their Name, Your Relationship, and Phone Number. *
I am over 21 years of age and certify that information I have given above is true and complete.
Applicant Digital Signature *
Date: *
A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.
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