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  • Adoption Contract COPY PASTE AND PRINT OUT Adoption Agreement Description of Animal to be adopted: Name: _______________________________Age: Breed (if applicable): _____________Cat__ Dog___ Other___ Description: ALL DOMESTIC ANIMALS ADOPTED FROM RELEASING AGENT(S) ARE REQUIRED TO BE STERILIZED IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE 6.1 OF CHAPTER 27.4 OR TITLE 3.1 OF THE CODE OF VIRIGINIA, SECTIONS 3.1-796.126:1 THROUGH 3.1-796.126:7. A PERSON WHO VIOLATES THIS ARTICLE IS SUBJECT TO A CIVIL PENALTY OF UP TO $250.00. In accordance with the above, The releasing Agent has adopted a policy of having every animal placed sterilized by a licensed veterinarian. The above-described animal is being released to me for adoption, I understand and agree to the following conditions of this adoption: As of the date indicated above and in accordance with Virginia state law, I will have the animal spayed/neutered according to guidelines in this contract. I will provide a medical statement to the releasing agent when the adopted animal is sterilized. I will provide adequate food, water, shelter, space, care, transportation, and veterinary treatment for this animal in accordance with section 3.1-796.68 of the Code of Virginia. I will comply with all Virginia animal license and rabies requirements and will maintain the animal in a healthy manner. I will not allow this animal to run at large in violation of local animal control ordinances. I will not chain, tether or cage the animal unless so advised by a licensed veterinarian or a certified animal trainer or behaviorist. I agree to keep this pet as a companion and house said pet indoors. I accept the animal in its current condition and with all its faults, if any, and I acknowledge that the releasing agent has no further responsibility to me or any other party for that condition or faults. I agree to keep the above-named animal and it will not be used at any time for breeding, fighting or in any form of experimental or medical research. In the event the terms of this contract are not satisfied by me, or if the releasing agent is dissatisfied at any time with the care and treatment which this animal receives while in my custody, I agree that the releasing agent has the right to come onto my premises where the animal is kept for the purpose of retrieving the animal. If the adoption of the described animal does not work out I agree to contact the releasing agent . I will be fined up to $1,000.00 if I turn this pet into an animal facility that euthanizes animals. Any attorney fees will be paid by the person signing this contract/agreement. If the releasing agent is unable to re home or place this pet, the owner is responsible for acting in the best interest of the animal. I agree not to have cats or kittens declawed a penalty up to $ 1,000.00 I agree not to have ears cropped or tails docked penalty up to $1,000.00 I acknowledge that this is a binding contract, and by accepting this agreement, I hereby release the agent and/or its representatives from any responsibility for any injuries, illness or damages/costs incurred as a result of this adoption of the above named animal. I agree to have this companion sterilized by 5 months of age Unless this pet has a medical condition that is determined by a licensed veterinarian to delay this procedure and I provide proof of this fact. Please initial choice below: ____ This pet is already spayed/neuterd. ______New parent will pay for spay/neuter I have read and understand all of the above conditions, and by my signature below, I AGREE to abide by all conditions of this Adoption Agreement.. New Owner (Print Name) ______________________________ Date: ____ Signature: _________________________ Home Phone: _____________ Address: _____________________________________________________ City: _______________________ State: _____ Zip Code: _____________ E-mail: [home] ________________________________________Cell Phone:_________________ Employer: _____________________________Work number______________Ext City: _______________________ State: _______ Zip Code: ___________ Drivers license number: ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Family or Emergency contact number:________________________________________ Releasing Agent:_ Phone Number Email Date: Adoption fee Amount $_____________ Paid Cash_______ check number _________Amount paid______ .