Adopt-A-Cat Foundation Inc.
1125 Old Dixie Hwy.
Lake Park, FL 33403
(Please read carefully
I accept ownership of
this cat and agree to the following terms of adoption:
I shall house the cat
inside my home as a companion. I shall not sell, abandon, or give
I shall provide proper
housing, food, water, exercise, and kind treatment at all times.
I understand that I am
taking full responsibility for the health and well being of this
cat, and shall make annual appointments with my veterinarian to have
the cat examined and vaccinated on schedule, and provide any and all
medical treatment at my own expense.
I will be responsible
for licensing this cat in accordance with any county regulations.
I shall not permit the
cat to run loose outside.
I will be responsible
for ensuring that this cat is boarded safely during any hurricane or
similar act of nature.
I shall notify
Adopt-A-Cat immediately if the cat is lost or stolen.
I understand that my
adoption fee goes toward Adopt-A-Cat's work in caring for shelter
cats is not refundable. However, if this cat turns out to be
unsuitable for me, I agree to return it to Adopt-A-Cat and
understand that I may be entitled to select another cat within three
months of its return.
I agree to relinquish
ownership and control of this cat to Adopt-A-Cat if:
A. I cannot keep
it for any reason;
information provided by me on this contract and the adoption form proves
be incomplete or inaccurate or;
C. An authorized
representative of Adopt-A-Cat examines the cat and/or its living
conditions and demands its return.
I understand that if I
can no longer keep this cat for any reason, I must telephone
Adopt-A-Cat to arrange for its re-adoption. I will never give this
pet to a shelter, nor abandon it. I understand it may take up to
(72) hours to make arrangements for returning the cat to
I shall not hold
Adopt-A-Cat responsible for errors in information about this cat
provided by third parties. I understand that the actions of animals
are often unpredictable, that cats should be closely supervised when
they are with children, that an animal's behavior may change once it
accustoms itself to a new environment, and that Adopt-A-Cat makes no
claims or representations as to the health, temperament or mental
disposition of this cat.
I understand that cats
can be incubating an illness that is not apparent at the time of
adoption. If this cat becomes ill within (48) hours of adoption,
call your Adopt-A-Cat adoption representative immediately. If it
appears necessary, Adopt-A-Cat will make arrangements for the cat to
be examined by one of our veterinarians. Adopt-A-Cat cannot be
responsible for costs incurred by any other veterinarian.
I understand that the
adoption of this cat is a life-long commitment. With proper care
and medical treatment, this cat could live 15 or more years. I am
willing to take on the responsibility of caring for this animal.
I assume all risks of
ownership of this cat, including any and all liability for damage or
injury caused by or to the cat.
By signing below, I
certify that the information I have given is true and accurate, and that
I recognize that any misrepresentations of facts may result in my losing
the privilege of adopting a cat. I understand that Adopt-A-Cat has the
right to deny my request to adopt a cat, and I authorize investigation
of all statements in this contract and the related adoption
application. I understand this application is the property of
Method of Payment: Check
No. ______________ Cash ______________
Driver's License No.
_____________________________ Date of Birth: __________________
_____________________________ Date: ________________________
Adopter's Home Phone No.: