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Adoption/Volunteer Application

Congratulations! We're glad you want to adopt/volunteer. This is S.H.I.N.E.'s Adoption & Volunteer Application. It is NOT a contract to adopt/foster a dog. This is but one step in the process. Once the application process is complete, you will be notified that you are an official approved S.H.I.N.E. adopter/volunteer. We complete the same process for adopters and volunteers so that all our volunteers can be wonderful ambassadors of the S.H.I.N.E. mission and exemplify what S.H.I.N.E expects of approved adopters. A successful adoption/foster experience depends on both the selection of the right dog for your household and the understanding of the dog's needs. We want to help find the right dog for you and find the right home for the dog. PLEASE BE PATIENT WITH US. This application process could take many weeks to complete. Our dedicated volunteers' first priority is always to care for the foster dogs in our care as well as helping to try to save the homeless huskies still in our local shelter facilities. Please answer the following questions as completely and honestly as possible. This information will only be used in the application process and will help S.H.I.N.E. to better get to know you and your family.

If you are in more of an immediate need to find your perfect husky companion, please check out our URGENT listings on our Available Dogs page. Most of these dogs are being housed by local shelter facilities and are on very borrowed time.

S.H.I.N.E. reserves the right to approve/deny any completed application.


Please note: You MUST submit all 8 parts of the application in order for your application to be accepted and processed.

If you have problems submitting any part(s) of this form, please contact us

Which SHINE dog are you interested in?

What one thing about this dog sparked your interest?

Type of home you live in:
single family house
mobile home

Describe your homes' location:

Do you own or rent this home?

If rent, please provide your landlord's name and phone/email contact information:

If you rent, are pets permitted according to your lease agreement?

If you rent and pets are permitted, is there a weight/size limitation? What is it?

Do you have a fenced yard?

If yes, what type of fencing?
chain link < 4ft
chain link > 4ft
privacy fence > 6ft
multiple types & heights
First Name:*
Last Name:*

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