CATS RULE! Feline Rescue - Adoption Application

Thank you for your interest in adopting a CR!FR cat. We will review your application and contact you to discuss the cat &/or to arrange a home visit.
We only adopt locally in the Northern Virginia/WDC/ Southern Maryland area. Adoption fees are $125 per cat to help offset veterinary costs. All CR!FR cats have been tested for FLEUK & FIV and are current on their vaccinations. Cats who are 5 months old or older are spayed or neutered before they are adopted to their new home.


  Date CR!FR cat(s) I'm interested in adopting:



State, Zip
  Home Phone
  Work Phone
  Cel Phone

What type of cat are you interested in adopting? (check all that apply) 

    female male either
    kitten adult either
    declawed short hair long hair
    house cat outside cat companion
    company for other pet mouser shop cat
    barn cat other  
  2. Please describe any specific characteristics you are looking for in a cat:

Do you (check all that apply):
Rent Own Live with parents

Apartment House Condo Dorm Mobile Home
Other, please explain:

  4. How long have you been at your present address?
  5. Has each family member/roommate agreed to the adoption of a cat?
Yes No Not sure
  6. Do you have your landlord’s/condo’s permission to own a pet?
Yes No Not sure
  7. Name and phone number of landlord/complex/property manager:

Who lives with you? -- NAME -- AGE -- RELATIONSHIP

  9. Is anyone in your household allergic to cats?
Yes No Not sure
  10. If an allergy developed, are you willing to take steps to keep the cat?
Yes No Not sure
  11. Are you willing to provide a lifelong home for your pet?
Yes No Not sure
  12. If your family changed (marriage, divorce, new baby) would you keep the cat?
Yes No Not sure
  13. Are you planning to move in the next year?
Yes No Not sure
  14. If yes, would your cat go with you if you moved?
Yes No Not sure
  15. Please list all pets you currently have in your household or have had in the last 10 years:
Breed -- Gender -- Age -- Spayed/Neutered -- Time Owned -- How did ownership end?

  16. Are your current pets up-to-date on their vaccinations?
Yes No Not sure
  17. Name & phone number of your current or last veterinary hospital:
  18. Will you provide annual vaccinations and necessary medical care?
Yes No Not sure
  19. We’re looking for “forever” homes for our cats. Are you willing to provide a life-long
home for your pet?
Yes No Not sure
  20. Will you let the cat outside? Yes No Not sure
  21. How many hours per day will your cat spend alone?
  22. Cats require wholesome food, fresh water, veterinary care, proper shelter & care when
you’re out of town. How much are you willing to spend to properly care for your cat?
  23. Who will be the primary caretaker of the cat?
  24. Where will your cat be kept during the day?
  25. At night?
  26. Where will your cat sleep?
  27. Where will your cat eat?
  28. Where will the litter boxes be kept?
  29. Your cat may take several months to fully adjust to her/his new home. Are you willing to
allow this much time for the adjustment?
Yes No Not sure
  30. If your cat gets lost, in addition to contacting CATS RULE! Feline Rescue, what steps
would you take to find it?
  31. What will you do if your new cat doesn’t get along with your present pet(s)?

Who will care for your cat when you travel, go on vacation, or in case of emergency
requiring your extended absence?

  33. What are your views on declawing?
I intend to declaw my cat/s
I'd prefer to avoid declawing but will if necessary
I would never declaw my cat/s
Other (please explain)
  34. Is anyone in your home a smoker?
Yes No
  35. If at any time you are unable to keep this cat (or cats) for any reason, do you agree to
return it/them to CATS RULE! Feline Rescue?
Yes No Not sure

How did you find CATS RULE! Feline Rescue's online site for adoptable cats? Searched the internet Referred by a friend
Other (please detail)



This form is not only to provide insight on the commitment of owning a new cat/kitten but
to ensure that the full responsibility of the care involved with your new pet is understood.
Adoptions are subject to approval.

~ Thank You! ~