Adoption and Foster Application

Completion of the application below is required for all adoption and fostering arrangements.  We ask questions and gather information that will help us to match you up with a Greyhound well suited for your household and lifestyle. 

Team Greyhound Adoption/Foster 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. Please refer to our Privacy Policy regarding the information we collect and how it is used.  For the security of the information you submit, this and every page on out website is encrypted as indicated by the green lock in the address bar.

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.


Personal Information

We are only able to adopt to areas located inside Ohio. More specifically, applications through Team Greyhound are currently being accepted in the following locations: Central Ohio, Cleveland Area and Dayton Area.

Contact Preferences


Greyhound Interest

Are there any particular Greyhounds from those available on our website in which you are interested? List up to 6 Greyhound's Names here:

Due to a variety of factors such as multiple requests for the same dog, incompatibility, etc., we can not guarantee adoption of requested greyhound. Placement is at the discretion of Team Greyhound. Click here to load from favorites.


Household Information

NOTE: A fenced yard is required for homes with children under 2 years old. Team Greyhound does not adopt to homes with invisible fence.


About Your Pets


THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE ADOPTING OR FOSTERING A GREYHOUND. IN CONSIDERATION OF THIS APPLICATION I/WE AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING:

Please indicate YES to each below if you agree.


Personal References

Provide the names, phone numbers and email 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 note: You may proceed without providing the email addresses of your references. However, please take a moment and find them if you have them. Having email addresses helps streamline the process.


Veterinary Physician References

You indicated above that you either have or have had pets. Please provide the name and phone number of the Veterinary Physician for any pet LIVING or DECEASED.

PLEASE READ BEFORE SUBMITTING:

All required 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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