1. We adopt only to residents of Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana. Are you a resident of one of these states? *
We consider all serious applicants. This application is to assist in screening for suitable placement of DFW Pug Rescue dogs. DFWPRC may refuse placement of a dog for any reason. When submitting this application, you give permission for DFWPRC to examine and verify the information that you provide. All forms are the property of DFW Pug Rescue.
Pugs can have special medical needs and they are bred for companionship. They thrive best in the company of people & other dogs. If you live alone or gone a lot, this may not be the breed for you.
2. You must be at least 21 years old to adopt. Are you at least 21 years old? * 4. Address (Number & Street not P.O.Box) * 4-A. Address-2 (If apartment, include apt. number, name of apartment complex) * 4-B. City * 4-C. State * TX OK NM AR LA 4-D. Zip Code * 5. Provide your phone number, Cell, Work, Home * 6. Email Address (Be sure to monitor your email during this process) * 7. Number of pets you own, or pets that live in your home. Please list Below. * 7-A. Breed of each pet * 7-B. Name of each pet * 7-C. Gender (male or female) of each pet * 7-D The age of each pet * 7-E Is each pet spayed or neutered? If no, why? * 7-F. If you have dogs living with you, are they current on immunizations, heartworm preventative & testing? YES or NO. If no, explain. * 8. Do you live in a house /apartment / or other? (PLEASE SPECIFY.) * 8-A. If you are in an apartment, what floor are you on? If above the first floor, do you have stairs, or elevators? (PLEASE SPECIFY.) * 8-B. If in an apartment, do you have a dog park, walking trails? Please describe. * 9. If you have a house or condo, does it have a fenced yard? * 10. Do you have a swimming pool? * 10-A. If you have a pool, is there a fence surrounding the pool? If not, what precautions will you take to prevent your pug from falling in the pool? * 11. Do you have a doggy door? * 12. If leasing/renting, how many pets are you allowed to have according to your lease Agreement? * 13. Does anyone in your household smoke? * 14. Name of your Veterinarian/Clinic, and complete address where your pet(s) records can be verified. PLEASE NOTIFY YOUR CLINIC & GIVE CONSENT TO RELEASE THOSE RECORDS. * 14-A. Veterinarian/Clinic phone number. * 15. Emergency contact (other than yourself) - List Name and Address * 15-A. Emergency contact phone number * 15-B. Emergency contact Email Address * 15-C. What is the relationship of the Emergency Contact - i.e. spouse, relative, friend, neighbor, co-worker? * 16. Would you be interested in a pug mix? * 17. Would you be interested in adopting a senior pug(over 8 yrs.) or a special needs pug? * 18. Are you interested in a Male, Female or either? * 18-A. Desired age range? * 19. Do you have an active adoption application with any other rescue organizations at this time? If yes, who? * 20. Have you ever turned in an animal to a shelter? If yes, what were the circumstances? * 21. If you live outside of the DFW area, you must be able to travel here to pick up your pug. If you are matched with a pug, how soon could you pick your pug up? * 22. What arrangements will you make for your Pug if you travel and do not take them with you? (family, pet sitter, boarding?) * 23. What do you know about the pugs and what made you decide to adopt this breed? * 24.Are all people living in your home in favor of adding a pug into the household? * 25. If there are children living in your home, what are their ages? * 26. Are you aware that pugs are FULL-TIME INDOOR DOGS and will you be able to accommodate your pug in this manner? * 27. What is your occupation? * 28. How many hours will your pug be left alone? * 29. Where will your pug spend its time when you are away from your home? * 30. Have you ever been convicted of a crime (felony or misdemeanor) other than a traﬃc violation? If yes, please provide details. * 31 Are you aware that pugs shed and snore? * 32. Some pugs have special medical needs (i.e. eye issues, allergies, breathing problems, etc.) Are you financially able to provide any needed medical care for your pug? * 33. Have you seen a pug posted on Adopt-A-Pet or our social media that you are particularly interested in? Please be aware that by the time your application is completed and processed, this pug may not still be available. However, we receive new pugs weekly. * 34. Do you have any plans to be out of town within a month of submitting this application? If so, what are those dates? * 35. How did you hear about DFW Pug Rescue? ** CHECK ONE ** * 36. By Submitting this Adoption Application I affirm that all information is true and correct. * After verification of any needed veterinary medical records, you will be contacted by a representative of DFW Pug Rescue. Thank you for considering rescue! (Rev. 9-29-23)