Every Creature Counts - Cat Application
Please copy this page to a Microsoft Word document, fill out the application with as much detail as possible, then save and email as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also copy the questions to the body of your email, fill in the answers, and email to us.
Please take time to carefully read and complete the
following questions. These questions are designed to assist with placing our
cats in the correct environment for their personality and needs. It is our
intention to adopt cats to those who will consider them an important part of
their family. We may not be able to
reach a decision for 24 hours if we have other applications pending.
Is everyone in your household in agreement with this adoption? Yes or No?
2. Have you ever adopted an animal from Every Creature Counts before? Yes or No? _______
I currently live in: (Please Bold )
House....Apartment....Duplex....Mobile home....Condo.....Town home
Do you rent or own?__________________________
If you rent your residence, are you allowed to own a pet(s) and have you
met the requirements
of your lease to have a cat?________________
If you rent, please list apartment complex name and office phone number
or landlord name
and phone number._________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________
Are you looking for an inside.....inside/outside.....or outside
Are you adopting this cat for yourself or for another person?__________
If for someone else,
please explain______________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________
How many hours per day will the cat be inside________ and/or
Are you planning on declawing your cat?__________.
Do you have any dogs?____ How many?_____ What kind?_______________
Are they spayed and neutered?________
Do you have any cats?____ How many?_______Are they declawed?_______Are
spayed and neutered?________
If you have a regular veterinarian, please list veterinarian’s name,
business name and city:
Do you have any children?______________ What are their ages?___________
If you have had other animals, please explain what happened to them.
What type of food will you feed your cat?___________________________ If
the cat requires
a particular food preference, will you supply it?______
PLEASE NOTE: We recommend a diet of
high-quality dry food and canned food. Canned food is very important for the
health of a cat.
If the cat has a coat that requires combing, are you willing to perform
it on a regular basis?________
Are you willing to make a lifetime commitment to your cat even if you
have a life-style change
such as: moving, divorce, marriage, children, etc.?_________
If something happens that you or members of your household can no longer
care for this cat,
who will assume the responsibility?_______________________________________
What will you do if the cat begins to scratch your furniture?
21. Why do you think you will be a good home for this cat?
As a potential adopter, please
read the following section. Printing your name signals acknowledgment and agreement.
Home Phone (_____)___________________Work
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