Home Visit

APPLICANT INFORMATION

Address
MM slash DD slash YYYY
Time of Visit
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Are all members of the family here?

If no, please decide if the missing members need to be present. If so, stop the visit and reschedule.

Do any members seem overly concerned about a new Lab?
Is applicant aware of Labrador Retriever's characteristics? (High energy, loves to run, will dig and/or bark, will be a puppy until almost 3, can be destructive without enough exercise, etc.)
Is a backup person needed?

THE NEIGHBORHOOD

RESIDENT PETS

Does the applicant have any pets currently?
Do they appear reasonably healthy and well cared for (note: grooming, weight, nails, etc.)?
Is the dog well socialized?
Responsive to commands?
If the family has cats, do the cat(s) have a "safe zone"?
Any other smaller animals (gerbils, mice, reptiles)? Are they safe from a dog?

HOME INTERIOR

Do the furnishings in the home appear to be reasonably Lab-proof?
Does the applicant understand that some Labs will bolt out doors?
Do all doors have latches that work properly?

OTHER SAFETY ITEMS

Will the dog have access to a basement, garage, or other storage areas?
Is there a "doggie door"?

FENCE

Is the yard fenced?

YARD

Is the yard safe and clean?
Is the yard large enough?
Does applicant seem willing to remedy these problems?
Do children play in the neighboring yards?
Are there any other dogs or livestock neighboring applicant's fence?
Do ALL family members understand that a Lab should NEVER be off leash in an unfenced area?
Do you see any signs of dogs being tied out on a chain or otherwise neglected for long periods of time in the yard?

CONCLUSIONS

NEXT STEPS

Advise the applicant you will complete the form, it will be reviewed, and the Adoption Coordinator will be in touch by email to let them know if they have been approved.

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Thank you!

We sincerely appreciate what you are doing to help make a wonderful life for a dog in need!

Give Now

Please select your item from the drop-down list. If you are adopting, please also add the name of your new family member.

Items
Name of dog you're adopting

Give Now

Please select your item from the drop-down list. If you are adopting, please also add the name of your new family member.

Items
Name of dog you're adopting

Thank you!

We sincerely appreciate what you are doing to help make a wonderful life for a dog in need!

Adoption
Fee

Please pay the adoption amount stated in the email you received when you set up the meet and greet with the dog you are adopting. Payment must be made before taking the dog home.
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Surrender
Donation

To offset the costs involved in rehoming your Lab, we require a $25 Surrender Donation prior to processing your Surrender Application.

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Application
Donation

The requested $20 Application Donation helps get dogs from shelters and provide their essential medical needs as they prepare for adoption.
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Thank You
For Your Support!

LOLIN is a 501(c)3 public charity, so all of your donations are tax deductible. Any amount you can spare helps offset our vet expenses. You are helping to make a wonderful life for an animal in need.

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