PLEASE NOTE: This is not an adoption contract. Completing this form does not mean that you have been approved to adopt a dog. This only means that you will be considered to be allowed to adopt. PLEASE REMEMBER THAT THE ADOPTION OF A DOG IS FOR ITS LIFETIME. THIS COULD MEAN THAT YOU WILL HAVE THIS PET FOR THE NEXT 15 OR MORE YEARS. ARE YOU READY TO MAKE SUCH A COMMITMENT?