Welcome to Four Paws Elkhound Rescue

A Norwegian Elkhound and Snow Dog Rescue

OWNER SURRENDER FORM
 

Dry Woods

Please fill in the form below and click the submit button when finished.   Information is submitted electronically to our Intake Coordinator.    If you have multiple dogs, please fill out one form for each dog.   All information is kept confidential
 

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  All owners of the dog must sign this contract before Four Paws Elkhound Rescue (hereinafter called Four Paws) will agree to take this dog.

In regard to the surrender of the above-described dog, I/We, the undersigned, agree to the following conditions:

1.  By signing this contract, I certify that I am the owner of this dog.

2.  By signing this contract, I understand that once this dog is placed, it  becomes the responsibility of Four Paws and that I have no further rights to this dog.

3.  All decisions regarding the placement of this dog will be made solely by Four Paws.

4.  The Relinquisher has no right to information regarding the adoption of this dog.  If it agreed by Four Paws, the Relinquisher and the Adopter, then Relinquisher can get updates from the Adopter or from Four Paws.

5.  The Relinquisher guarantees to Four Paws that this dog's history with regard to medical history, biting, aggressiveness, and destructive behaviors is accurately described below:

6.  The Relinquisher is fully responsible for all actions, behaviors, and incidents caused by the dog until it is placed and picked up by a representative of Four Paws.

7.  The Relinquisher understands the time needed to place the dog is not guaranteed and depends on the dog's circumstances, area, and condition.  

8.  The Relinquisher is responsible for the care of the dog until it is placed including good quality food, fresh water, safe and comfortable living area, and medical care.

Please answer completely and honestly.  This will ensure that we are able to help your dog the best way possible.  We do not judge.  We help dogs in all situations.  
 

Information about your dog

Most of the time where is your dog kept during the day?
Most of the time where is your dog kept at night?

Medical information

Is your dog spayed or neutered?
Does your dog have a microchip?
Behaviors
Does your dog get along with:
Does your dog know any commands?
Is your dog afraid of?
Has your dog used their teeth to grab a person or other animal, given puncture wounds or stitches? Accurate information will help your dog. We rehabilitate dogs. We do not put them down for behaviorial issues.
Has your dog shown any agressive or guarding behavior toward:
Does your dog have any destructive habits?
Owner's Information

I certify that to the best of my knowledge, the information provided in this form is true and complete.  I recognize that any misrepresentation of that information will result in my losing the privilege of Four Paws helping me.  fostering or rescuing a dog from Four Paws.  I understand that Four Paws has the right to deny my request and I authorize checking all information provided in this form.