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Online Application

Thank you for your interest in fostering or adopting a retired racer. Applications through Team Greyhound are currently being accepted in the following locations: Central Ohio, Cleveland Area and Dayton Area.

Please fully complete this application before clicking submit. Leaving out information may delay processing or prevent your application from being accepted.

Fostering or Adopting a Greyhound is a serious consideration for you and your family. In order to help you make the best decision possible and to best ensure that you and the Greyhound will be happy and healthy, we need to know some things about you and in turn, you need to know some things about Greyhounds.

We highly recommend reading Adopting the Racing Greyhound by Cynthia A. Branigan when considering fostering or adopting.

TO HELP US BETTER MATCH THE DOG TO YOUR HOME, TELL US ABOUT YOU, YOUR FAMILY, AND YOUR LIFESTYLE. THIS APPLICATION CAN BE SUBMITTED FOR FOSTERS AND ADOPTERS.

Contact Information

About The Greyhound(s)

Household Information

Personal Assurances

I/we will keep the greyhound on a leash or in a securely fenced area at all times.
I/we understand and agree that a greyhound cannot be tied out on a leash or chain.
I/we will provide indoor living quarters for the greyhound.
I/we agree to assume responsibility for the health and well-being of a retired racing greyhound and will provide food and regular veterinary care, including heart worm preventative, annual shots, and dental care.
I/we understand and agree that the adoption/foster of a greyhound will require a pre-placement home visit and subsequent follow-up checks.
I/we understand that greyhounds live 12 to 15 years and are willing to commit to caring for the dog for this period of time.
I/we understand and agree that if for any reason I/we cannot keep the greyhound, it will be returned to Team Greyhound Adoption of Ohio, Inc.
I/we understand and agree that if I/we put down a non-refundable deposit to hold a dog(s) and I choose not to adopt the specific dog(s) for which the deposit was intended, I forfeit the deposit.
I/we understand and agree to pay a $300.00 ($225.00 for senior dog) non-refundable fee at the time of adoption.

Personal References

Provide the names, phone numbers and email addresses of three references, not related to you, who can attest to your ability to care for a dog. Family members are not considered valid references. All three references must be submitted before we can process your application.

PLEASE READ BEFORE SUBMITTING

All fields must be completed prior to submitting this form. If any of them are not completed or are left blank, we will not receive your application. After you click the submit button below, you should receive a confirmation page that reads "Your application has been submitted". If you do not see that message on the next page, your application has not been submitted. Scroll up and down this page and look for the items marked as required. Once you have completed all of the required parts of this application, click the submit button again.

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