Adoption Application

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  • IMPORTANT THINGS TO READ AND UNDERSTAND BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION The Edgewater Animal Shelter reserves the right to refuse any adoption in which it determines it is not in the best interest of the pet. By submitting this form you are indicating that you have read and understood the information on this application, all of the information submitted is true, and understand that any false information could result in forfeiture of the animal. The Edgewater Animal Shelter reserves the right to perform home checks and follow up visits on the adopted pet(s) at any time, with or without warning to you, the owner. The Edgewater Animal Shelter reserves the right to repossess the pet if there is any evidence it is not well cared for or is living in dangerous circumstances. The Edgewater Animal Shelter reserves the right to conduct a background check on all adopters. There may be a 24-hour hold on the adoption until the background check is complete and the application is approved. An adopter may not adopt an animal to give as a “gift” or otherwise give away. All adopters must fill out an adoption application and sign an adoption contract. Please understand if you adopt a pet from the Edgewater Animal Shelter you accept the pet “as is” and you assume all risks of ownership, including all financial obligations. Should you no longer be able to care for your adopted pet, Edgewater Animal Shelter requires you to return the pet to us.