Ruminant (Cow, Goat, Sheep) Adoption Application
Thanks for your interest in adopting a farm animal from Catskill Animal Sanctuary! Please understand that our application is designed to ensure the best possible placement for the animals and that all information will remain confidential.
If you rent, please provide your landlord’s information:
What is the size of the pasture?
What type of fence do you have (include height)?
Please describe the quality of graze available
Please describe pasture features such as shade, sun, wooded areas, etc
Please describe your shelter, including exact dimensions
If no, what measures have you taken to protect them from predators?
If yes, how much time will they spend in the shelter without access to pasture?
What type of bedding will you provide?
How frequently will the bedding be cleaned?
Please list current pets in household, including species, gender, and age
If so, what species and how many?
What happened to your ruminant(s)?
Why do you want to adopt this species?
If not, please list the name and number of the vet you will be using
What will you do with your pet(s) when you go on vacation?
What would you do if your pet(s) became ill and needed expensive veterinary care?
What would you do if you became ill and could no longer care for your animal(s)?
What are your views on euthanasia?
In what way have you educated yourself on the proper care of this species?
Is there anything else you’d like us to know?
I hereby certify that the information I have provided above is true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I also understand that I will be asked to provide an adoption fee.