Adoption Process

1. Submit Application

Please allow us 2 days to respond. Occasionally when it is the weekend, holiday or application for puppy it can take 1-2 days longer.

2. Approve Application

Once your app is approved you will be emailed & if we receive a response in 24 hours that you are still interested you will receive a call.

3. Home Check

4. Meet the Pet

5. Sign Adoption Contract

6. Pay Fee

Under 6 months: $350-$450
6 months to 5 years: $250-$300
6 years and older: $100-$200

Senior4Senior Program: Adoption fee waived for approved adopter who is 65 years of age or older and the animal applied for is 8 years or older.
Fospice Care Program: For any animal who is diagnosed with a terminal illness or is 15 years or older we are looking for families to place them with that can let them enjoy the remainder of their life and the rescue will provide all supplies and medical for the remainder of the animal’s life.

(The adoption fees include age appropriate vaccines, dewormer, flea control, spay/neuter, groom, microchip and dentals for dogs who need them.)

7. Take the Pet Home

***WE CAN NOT PLACE "HOLDS" ON ANIMALS, WE DO NOT ADOPT OUTSIDE OF CALIFORNIA AND WE DO NOT HAVE A FACILITY TO MEET ANIMALS. IN ORDER TO MEET AN ANIMAL YOU MUST FILL OUT AN APPLICATION AND BE APPROVED AS ALL ANIMALS ARE IN LOVING FOSTER HOMES.**