Be sure to enter your first and last name in the Full Name field.
The primary adoption applicant must be at least 21. Please check this box to verify before continuing with the application.
List the names of the people who live in your home (even part-time). For each person, include their age and their relationship to you.
What type of pet are you interested in adopting? (check all that apply)
Where will you keep your pet? (Check all that apply)
What type of yard do you have?
Enter the name(s) of any of our available pets that you are specifically interested in meeting.
In the last 10 years, what types of pets have you owned? (Check all that apply)
Provide information on your current dogs (or any dogs you have had in the Last 10 years) starting with the most recent. List only dogs for which you were the primary person responsible for their veterinary care (i.e., please do not list family pets where you were not the primary caretaker).
If more than 3, enter information for additional dogs below (include name, breed, age, length of ownership, and if they are still with you).
For any dogs that are no longer with you, please provide a brief explanation.
Provide information on your current cats (or any cats you have had in the Last 10 years) starting with the most recent. List only cats for which you were the primary person responsible for their veterinary care (i.e., please do not list family pets where you were not the primary caretaker).
If more than 3, enter information for additional cats below (include name, breed, age, length of ownership, declaw status, and if they are still with you).
For any cats that are no longer with you, please provide a brief explanation.
Vet references are always verified. If your past or present pet does not have a history of routine vet care, please do not apply. Routine vet care can include wellness exams, routine vaccines and tests, heartworm testing, and medications.
Please enter the veterinarian/vet clinic information for your current and past pets. Use the comments field if any clarification is needed.
By clicking the submit button I certify that the information provided is complete and correct to the best of my knowledge. I (along with those persons accompanying me) assume risk of injury which may occur as a result of viewing any animal in the custody of West Suburban Humane Society.
Enter the security check code and click the Submit button when your application is complete.
Thank you for considering adoption. We have received your application and one of our adoption counselors will be in touch within 48 hours.
We look forward to helping you find your perfect match.
Adoption Desk TeamWest Suburban Humane Society1901 W. Ogden AvenueDowners Grove, IL 60515
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