SECTION 1 : Your Information
SECTION 2 : Your Household
If you have children and/or frequent visitors to your home, please answer the following questions:
SECTION 3 : Your Home
If renting, be advised you must provide written documentation to DARE from your landlord confirming you are authorized to house and maintain pets on the property (i.e. letter from landlord, pet addendum, or proof of pet deposits). SECTION 4 : Your Fostering Preferences
Please indicate your desired preferences to assist us in our search for a compatible foster dog for your household by
checking all applicable boxes.
Are you willing to foster a dachshund that...
Dachshunds vary greatly in temperament, personality, and activity level.
What characteristics, if any, would you find undesirable in a dachshund?
We occasionally receive pairs of dogs who may or may not be siblings but who nonetheless have bonded and need to remain together.
SECTION 5 : Your Pet History
If "yes", please list species / breed, gender, whether the pet is neutered or spayed, if the pet is kept primarily inside or outside and how many years you have owned this pet. (See example below) SECTION 6 : Your Veterinarian
SECTION 7 : Your References
3 references (2 are permissible if a veterinarian reference was listed above). Please list the person´s name, contact information (e-mail, telephone number, or address), how long they´ve known you, and relationship to you (sister, brother, friend, employer, co-worker, neighbor, etc.). SECTION 8 : HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMNT (REQUIRED READING)
I understand that Dachshund Adoption Rescue and Education, Inc. (DARE) is a regional volunteer non-profit organization devoted to rescuing dachshunds and dachshund mixes in need. Because of my intention to aid DARE in its charitable pursuits, I agree to hold DARE, and/or representatives thereof, free and harmless from any loss, damages, injury or death or any person, animal or property caused by the DARE dachshund(s) in my custody.
I am aware that the DARE dachshund(s) may have undetected illnesses. Further I realize DARE is responsible only for he medical care of the DARE dog(s) and that I, alone, am responsible for any actions taken by the DARE dog(s), once placed in my custody and under my care.
I understand that the veterinarian, DARE, or representatives thereof, take no responsibility as to the character nor disposition of the DARE dog(s) placed in my custody.
I will contact my DARE representative immediately should the DARE foster dog(s) become lost, stolen, seriously ill, die and/or bite in an aggressive manner. "Contact" shall mean verbal communication between me and my DARE representative and/or a board member thereof, either by telephone or in person.
The foster dog shall wear an ID tag at all times.
I understand that should I decide to permanently adopt a DARE foster dog in my care, I will pay DARE the adoption fee, posted on the daretorescue.com website at the time of my request, to help defray the costs of spaying/neutering, immunizations, heartworm treatment or testing, and any other medical expenses incurred by DARE.
SECTION 9 : Certification
By signature below, I certify that I am at least 21 years of age and assume full responsibilty for the care and well-being of any dog that I provide foster care to on behalf of DARE. Any misrepresentation of the true facts in this foster home application will invalidate my foster home agreement with DARE and will give DARE te right ot immediately reclaim any and all DARE foster dogs in my care.
If filing electronically, your typed name followed by your email address (eg: John Doe, firstname.lastname@example.org) entered below will constitute your "electronic submission signature".