You must complete all required information to submit the application. Our application is thorough, but we do need the application completed in full to submit it.
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ZIP Code Home Life
Residence House Condo / Apartment Farm
Duration 5 - 10 years or more 1 - 5 years Less than a year
Do you have your landlord's permission to have a dog in your residence? Not Applicable Yes No
If renting, please enter the name and telephone number of your landlord.
Please list the Names and ages of household residents.
Please list the Names and ages of frequent visitors.
If a family member does NOT want an Airedale Terrier, why? Safety
What type of material is your fence made of? Chain link or metal Wood Electronic Strung wire between trees No fence Other
What is the height of your fencing? Under 4 feet 4 to 5 feet 5 to 8 feet Above 8 feet Buried Wire No fence
Please indicate length and width in feet or acres. e.g. 200 ft x 100 ft.
What is the foot surface for the dog? Grass Concrete Gravel Dirt Sidewalks Other
Do you have a dog door? Yes No
Do you have a door which opens directly to the dog's area? Yes No
Do you have a swimming pool? Yes No
Is the swimming pool accessible to the dog? Not Applicable Yes No
Is there a leash law in your community? Yes No Don't Know
Is there a dog license law in your community? Yes No Don't Know Awareness
Why do you want to adopt an Airedale Terrier?
What do you know about Airedales? What qualities appeal to you?
Is this your first Airedale Terrier? Yes No
Are you aware that Airedales need to be clipped at least 3 times a year? Yes No
Is anyone in your household, including frequent visitors, allergic to dogs? Yes No
Are you aware that Airedales often pose a clean house challenge with muddy footprints and sloppy wet beards? Yes No
What kind of temperament would best suit your household? Energetic, always on the go Sweet and cuddly Couch potato 80% of the time Loves to walk, run or hike Devil Dog: needs constant watching or will chew the house down Protector of the House: barks loud Patient and tolerant of kids Care
What is the name of the person who will be the primary caregiver?
How many hours will the dog be alone daily?
Where will the dog stay when you are at work or out of the house?
Where will the dog sleep?
What activities would you like to share with your dog?
What will you do if your dog gets lost?
What dollar amount will it take to care for a dog annually?
Will you obedience train the dog? Formally with a trainer Group obedience class like PetSmart Informally by yourself No training will be given
Will you use a dog crate? Yes No
Will household members support and care for the dog? Not applicable Yes No
How will the dog be taken care of when you are away on business or vacation? Cared for by household member Pet sitting service Kennel, groomer or vet Neighbor Visits a relative or friend
Is there a spot already reserved in your home for an Airedale? Couch By the fireplace Bedroom Yard Sun porch Kitchen Pets
Under what circumstances would you give up a dog?
Do you currently own or live with any other animals? Yes No
Please describe your pets, including the type of animal(s), are they spayed/neutered, and their ages.
Describe previous dogs you have owned, how long they lived and what ultimately happened to them.
Have you ever had to give up a dog? Please explain your experience.
If any of your current animals have medical conditions, please explain.
Are your animals up to date on their shots and vaccines? Yes No
What brand of dog food do you feed?
What brand of heartworm preventative do you use?
What brand of flea and tick preventative do you use?
Do your pets get along with other dogs? Yes No
Name and phone number of your current vet.
Name and phone number of your current groomer. Preferences
Interested in specific Airedales available for adoption on our site? Please list their names.
Which sex are you interested in? No Preference Male Female
Are you interested in a puppy, young adult, or older animal? Select as many as apply. Puppy Young adult Older adult Special needs (diet or medication needs)
Questions or Comments
If you have any questions or comments for us please tell us here. Terms & Conditions
Do you consent to home visits before and after the adoption? Yes, I consent to home visits. No References
Enter the name and number of a personal reference who does not live with you.
Have you ever adopted an Airedale from any rescue group before? If yes, please enter from where or whom. Return
Do you agree, if in the event you CANNOT keep the Airedale you adopt that it will be returned to the Airedale Rescue Group?
Yes, I agree to return the Airedale. No, I do NOT agree. Adoption Fee
Do you agree to the $400 adoption fee?
The adoption fee is due on the day of transfer of the dog to you. Failure to pay the fee will result in ARG submitting claim through the legal system to obtain the adoption, veterinary, grooming and transport fees.
Yes, I agree to pay the $400 adoption fee. No, I do NOT agree. Consent
By submitting this form, I certify that the information provided on this form is true and accurate.
I am physically, emotionally and financially able to care for an Airedale. I understand that proper food and veterinarian care can be costly and I am able to meet these requirements. Home visits will be conducted prior to and following an adoption to ensure the safe keeping of the dog. ARG reserves the right to decline adoption or reclaim any dog who in our judgment appears abused, unkempt or unsafe or for non-payment of the adoption fee, at any time. Thanks for your help and interest in placing a homeless Airedale.
I hereby agree, and consent Signed,