Dedicated To Dobermans Rescue
Please check that you agree and understand the requirements.
(There are exemptions to this rule. However, any doberman under one year of age will be required to attend an obedience class)
(Pets must be current on vaccinations, and dogs must be on heart-worm prevention medication.)
If living w/ roommates, please provide name(s) & phone #(s)
Adults Living In Household:
Children Living In Household:
What are the ages of the children in your household?
If renting, please provide name of landlord and phone#
If you moved to a place where pets are not allowed, what would you do with your dog?
Have you ever owned a doberman?
Why do you want to own a doberman?
Does the entire family want a doberman?
Your current pets must be up to date on vaccines, heartworm prevention, and spayed/neutered to continue the application process.
Please list all the dogs & cats you have owned for the past 5 years. List name, dog or cat, male or female, age, and living or deceased.
Primary Veterinarian's Address
Primary Veterinarian's Phone Number
Do you have a completely fenced-in yard suitable for a dog?
What is the height and material your fence is made out of?
Will your dog have access to a dog-door?
Will your new dog be crate/cage trained?
Will you attend dog obedience classes?
Do you have time, patience, and physical ability to exercise a large dog?
Will human or animal visitors come to your home to interact with your new dog?
Are you prepared for chewing, digging, scratching, house-training, and/or mischievous behavior?
Are you prepared for the close personal attention this breed requires?
The Doberman breed, in general, is not a hearty one. Are you prepared both monetarily and emotionally, for any medical issues that may arise?
How are your currents pets housed?
How many hours per day will the Doberman be left alone?
Who will be responsible for the care of the Doberman?
What activities do you plan to do with your dog?
How will you reprimand your dog?
It may take several months for your new dog to adjust to its new home and family. How will you handle this?
What behavior would cause you to return the dog to DTDR?
Have you ever surrendered a dog to a shelter or a rescue? If so, please explain in the box below.
Do you have an age preference?
Do you have a gender preference?
Do you have a color preference?
Do you prefer a dog with natural ears or cropped ears?
What are the names of the dog(s) you are interested in?
Please note: dogs you're interested in might not still be available
How did you hear about or find DTDR?
By checking this box, I agree that I have read and understand and accept the adoption process and the terms and conditions listed by Dedicated To Dobermans Rescue.
Please provide us with a family reference
Please provide us with a non-family reference
$400 for puppies (under 1 year)
$300 for dogs (1 to 3 years)
$200 for dogs (4 to 7 years)
$100 for senior dogs (8 years and older - may be reduced depending on the dog)
The information on this questionnaire will be kept confidential.
I certify that all the information provided is complete and correct to the best of my knowledge. I also agree to allow Dedicated To Dobermans Rescue to contact my vet and obtain my pet's vet records.
Do you understand and accept that as a requirement of the terms of
adoption that the majority of rescue dogs will need to attend obedience
training within six months of adoption?
By checking this box, I agree that I have read and understand and accept the adoption process and policies listed by Dedicated to Dobermans Rescue.
I am interested in volunteering to help with...
If you would like to be considered as a possible foster family for one of our rescued Dobermans, please sign the release below.
I accept responsibility for any illness or damage that can occur from a temporary care animal. I release Dedicated To Dobermans Rescue from any and all liability, now and in the future, from my voluntary action of caring for any Dedicated To Dobermans pet.
**We do not allow invisible or underground fencing.
**We do not allow invisible fence. You do not need to have a fenced-in yard to apply, but for younger dogs a physically fenced-in yard will be required.
Have you applied to adopt a dog from another Doberman Rescue? If Yes, please provide details as it may help to expedite your application.