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Creating an account or logging in via facebook/email will let you save your application, and allow you to access your pets medical records and other important information after you adopt or foster.
Please answer all questions as fully as possible to help our staff assess our ability to help.
Name of Dog(s)
Breed of dog(s)?
Age of Dog(s)
REASON FOR ADMISSION?
Spayed or Neutered?
Up-to-date on rabies vaccine?
How did you acquire this dog?
Veterinarian Clinic Name and phone number
To expedite the admissions process, please contact your veterinarian and have copies of your animal's health records sent to the SPCA of Hancock County via email to firstname.lastname@example.org, fax to 207-667-8011, or bring the records with you to your surrender appointment. You may upload these records now if you have them.
Has this dog ever bitten a person?
Did the bite require a doctor's visit or medical attention?
What were the circumstances of the bite?
How long have you owned this dog?
What do you know about this dog's history before it came to live with you?
Does this dog get along with other dogs?
Does this dog get along safely with cats?
Please explain any concerns about other animal interactions.
Is it safe for this dog to be with small children?
Please describe any concerns you may have about your dog and children
How does the dog behave when meeting new people?
When on a leash, how does the dog behave when meeting another dog?
How long can you leave your dog alone for?
Is the dog loose when left alone?
If you answered NO, where is the dog kept?
What commands does your dog know?
How would you describe your dog's energy level?
What frightens or irritates your dog?
Can your dog be off leash?
If NO please explain when your dog cannot be off leash
Is there any part of your dog's body that is sensitive to touch or that it does not like touched?
Is it safe to leave your dog unsupervised in a fenced-in yard?
By submitting this application, I understand that this shelter has the right to accept or deny my surrender application. I acknowledge that only persons who have legal ownership over an animal have the right to relinquish it and that the SPCA cannot accept an animal from me if I am not the legal owner or if I am not authorized to act on behalf of the legal owner.
I understand that the SPCA of Hancock County is a not-for-profit organization and that there are recommended surrender fees. I acknowledge that the surrender fees are the following:
Recommended donation of $45 for a single puppy 5 months and younger
Recommended donation of $50 for a single dog 6 months and older that is current on vaccinations and has been spayed/neutered
Recommended donation of $75 for a single dog 6 months and older that is NOT current on vaccinations or is NOT spayed or neutered
I understand it may take a few days for an SPCA representative to call me, after reviewing this application.