Cat Adoption Application Are you ready to bring home a cat in the next 7 days?* Yes No Stop! Please return and fill out an application when you are ready to adopt. We get about 20 applications a day and cannot hold dogs. If you're not ready now your app will just get lost in the shuffle. thank you.Cat's name and/or type of cat you are interested in adopting* If the specific cat you have applied for is not available, can we match you with other, available, cats?* Yes No I haven't applied for a specific cat by name Cost of a cat* I understand that the average cost of owning a healthy cat is a minimum $500 per year which include vetting, feeding, grooming, flea/tick treatments, dental care, and other miscellaneous costs (not counting vet emergencies). As the cat ages, I understand that these costs can significantly increase. I am prepared to make the financial and time commitment to my future cat for the duration of its life. About youWhat are your preferred pronouns?* She/Her They/Them He/Him Full Name* (first and last)Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingArmed Forces AmericasArmed Forces EuropeArmed Forces Pacific State ZIP Code Email* Main Phone #*What type of phone is this?*CellHome (landline)Office/WorkSecondary PhoneOptionalOccupation* Your Age Range* UNDER 18 18-25 25-50 50-65 OVER 65 About your homeHow many adults live in your home?*Who will be the primary caregiver?* How many children live in your home?*What are their ages?* Do you or anyone else in your household have pet allergies?* Yes No Do you live in a house or apartment?* House Apartment Condo Townhouse Duplex Mobile home Do you own or rent?* Own Rent IF RENT, PLEASE HAVE YOUR LANDLORD’S PERMISSION TO ADOPT A CAT.If you rent, do you have your landlord's permission to own a cat?* Yes No Your current petsDo you have any other pets?* Yes No Please list their breed and age and if they live indoors or outdoors*When & how did you acquire each pet? (please be specific)*Are your pets up to date on their vaccinations?* Yes No Are your pets neutered/spayed?* Yes No Other (please explain) Are your pets neutered/spayed- explain other.*Your pet historyHave you ever owned a pet before that you no longer have?* Yes No Please list their breed and if they lived indoors or outdoors*Please explain what happened to them.*Eg. Passed away, were given away to family, taken to a shelter, ran away, etc.Your future catHow many hours will the cat be left alone on a typical weekDAY?*Please enter a number from 0 to 24.Where will the cat be when you’re gone?*Check all that apply Indoors (loose) Indoors (in one room) Laundry room Crated Balcony/patio Tied up Yard Dog-run Garage Will any place be off-limits for the cat when you are home? (i.e.- furniture, bedrooms, etc)* Where will the cat sleep at night? (please be specific - eg. garage, kitchen, etc)* Answer: In a cat bed in our bedroom Not an answer: "cat bed"Do you plan to declaw your cat?* Yes No Not sure Depends on behavior Check all that applyWhere will you keep the litter box?What will the cat's diet consist of? (please include brand names, etc)*Under what circumstances would you consider giving up this cat?* Destructive scratching Noisy Not litter trained Biting Too shy Shedding Separation anxiety Medical problems Not obedient enough Grows too big Too hyper Pets don’t get along Working too many hours Moving New baby Divorce Allergies Financial problems Personal health problems None of the above (I would not give up this cat) Check all that applyWhy are you adopting a cat?* Companion for you Companion for children Playmate for other pets ESA Animal Gift Other (please explain) Check all that applyPlease explain why you are adopting this cat...*What will you do if you move somewhere where cats are not welcome?*For what reason would you euthanize a cat?*Are you ABSOLUTELY SURE that you are ready to make this LONG TERM COMMITMENT?* Yes No What date are you ready to bring a new cat home?*Please check your calendar for conflicts with traveling, moving, work constraints, etc. MM slash DD slash YYYY May we conduct a home check prior to finalizing the adoption?* Yes No This may be done over FaceTimeI understand that adoption fee is $150 for adult Adult cats over 1 year, $175 for Kittens 6-12 months, and $200 for Kittens under 6 months. The adoption fee is non-refundable.* Yes No Join our mailing lists! Would you like to join our "Dogs in need of Fosters" update list? Join DWB "Doggy News" How did you hear about us?Please be specific if you found us on social media, it helps us know which methods work best!Please confirm name of dog you are interested in* Sometimes auto fill on addresses overwrites the top field and we want to make sure we know who you would like you adoptCAPTCHANameThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.