Adoption Application

The following information is requested to help us determine if the adoption is in the animal's best interest.
This information will also help us assist you with finding an animal most compatible with your lifestyle and family members, including current pets.
Your application is not specific to any animal and can be used at a future date for any of our adoptable animals.

***Our adoptable animals are located in Findlay, Ohio.***

*If the animal you are interested in does not appear in the drop down list, he or she is reserved for another adopter or has been adopted.*

In the space below, please describe the features, characteristics, personality, etc. you are looking for in a new pet, or choose an animal from the drop down list.

Describe characteristics, age, size, gender, personality you would like in a new pet.

If there is an available pet you are interested in, you can select him or her from the list.
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Street address only. No P.O. Boxs

**Please note, our facility is located in Findlay, Ohio.
In order to adopt a pet, you are required to travel to our facility to meet the animal and complete the adoption process.**
If you are searching for adoptable pets in a different state, include your city and state in a web search to help find your local animal shelter, or visit

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Include age, sex, and breed.

Your landlord will be contacted to verify pets are allowed in the home. Please provide name and phone number with which we can reach them.

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Cats that are allowed outdoors are exposed to many hazards that significantly decrease their lifespan. While some cats are suited for outdoor living, majority of our adoptable cats are intended to be indoor only. If wishing to adopt an outside cat, please contact the shelter at 419-423-1664 for availability.

Animals available form the Humane Society & SPCA of Hancock County come from a variety of situations. Most animals have an unknown history. Time, patience and consistency are all required to help the animal you are adopting adjust to his or her new home.

By signing below, I certify that the information provided on this application is true and I recognize that any misrepresentation of facts may result in this application being denied. I authorize investigation of all statements in this application and understand that, if I rent my home, my landlord will be contacted. Additionally, I understand that the adoption of this animal may be delayed until information can be verified.
This application becomes the property of the Humane Society & SPCA of Hancock County and the Society reserves the right to deny an adoption to anyone based on information provided in this application and/or any additional information obtained.

Once received, we will review your application, perform a property records search, and, if necessary, contact your landlord. You will be contacted, typically within 1 - 2 business days, to set up an appointment to visit our facility.