Application for Adoption

    Are you willing to accept a dog other than your primary choice?

    Has applicant previously owned a Pekingese?

    Are you familiar with the needs of a Pekingese?

    Are you willing to work with one of our volunteers or another professional to learn more about this breed?

    Does everyone in your family want a Pekingese?

    Are there children in the household?

    Have they been taught to respect animals?

    Are there other pets in the household?

    Are they neutered or spayed?

    Do you rent or own your home?

    If renting, is your landlord agreeable to you having this dog?

    Do you plan to move in the near future?

    Are you acquainted with a nearby Veterinarian?

    Do we have permission to contact your veterinarian,your reference and your landlord?

    Are you familiar with laws governing dog ownership in your community?

    Do you have a fenced in yard?

    Are you willing to install a fence or dog run?

    Will your Pekingese be left outdoors unattended for any period of time?

    Will someone be at home during the day?

    Are you prepared to make a lifetime commitment to this dog?

    ALL animals add to the housework. Are you prepared to do the extra work once the dog is placed in your home?

    ALL animals need some time to adjust to their new surrounding; especially when other animals are involved. Are you prepared to devote extra time and/or training in the beginning?

    A non refundable adoption fee of One Hundred ($100.00 to $350.00) to One Hundred Seventy Five dollars is required for each Pekingese adopted, unless other arrangements are deemed correct. This fee is to cover cost of medical care prior to adoption, and should be sent to the PCF Rescue Fund, in care of the Treasurer. We assure the applicant that, to the best of our knowledge, the adopted Pekingese was evaluated by a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, de-wormed, neuter/spayed, checked for heartworm, and immunized (including rabies). If the adopter is unable to keep the animal, it is to be returned to this program.