Available Dogs and Cats
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Meet Winston, our logo dog and one of our
We love all animals but dogs have a special place in our hearts!
Spark Rescue is an all-volunteer registered charitable animal rescue organization in Santa Barbara, CA.
We offer cat and dog adoptions in a shelter free, foster based environment.
What is the name of the cat would you like to adopt?*
Your Name (First and Last)*
Do you live alone?
What is your spouse's/partner's name?
What is your spouse's occupation?
Who else is living with you, incl. children, and what are their ages?
Do you live in a:
How long have you lived there, and how long are you planning to stay?
If you rent, do you have permission to have a cat at your residence? (Please note that you will be required to furnish written approval or a Pet Lease Addendum)
Please tell us about any pets that currently live in your home. Note if you don't have any.
Why do you want to adopt a cat?
Who will be primarily responsible for the cat?
What past experience do you have with cats?*
What are your thoughts on declawing?
Tell us about your previous pets (what breed, how long did you have them, when and how did they pass?)
If you have other pets, how will you introduce your new cat to them?
If you have children, how will you introduce them to your new cat?
How many hours will your new rescue be home alone each day? (after COVID)
Where will the cat be when left alone?
If something happened to you what would happen to your cat?
Are you able to make a long term commitment (15-20 yrs) to your new cat?
What is the name of your vet?
How much are you willing to spend on medical fees for your cat at any time?
Less than $500
$500 - $1000
$1000 - $3000
$3000 - $5000
Planning to get pet insurance
What areas will your cat be allowed in?
If outdoor, will the cat be allowed to room freely or be supervised?
How often do you travel, and what are your plans for your cat when you travel?
Have you or your housemates ever been convicted of animal neglect or abuse?
Have you ever been rejected by a rescue organization, and if so, why?
Have you ever surrendered an animal or given it away, and if so, why?
I have read the adoption guidelines on the Spark Rescue Website, and I understand that submittal and approval of this application does not guarantee adoption*
I agree to pick up the cat within 48 hours of committing to adoption*
Please add an email reference (not family) that can attest to your relationship with animals.
Cat Adoption Application
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