Thank you for your interest in becoming a puppy raiser, part-time raiser or weekend furlough raiser Volunteer for a VIP Dog Teams. We would like some information about you to make sure we are a good fit for each other. Please fill out the form as best you can and we will be in touch!

Full-time Puppy raisers will have their puppy from 8 weeks old for approximately 6 months. Then every weekend for a minimum of 1 year.

Part-time raisers will have a puppy or adult dog for 6-8 weeks then on weekends.

Weekend furlough raisers will have the dogs for weekends only.

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Phone Number (required)

Street Address (required)

City, State, Zip (required)

Are you applying for a full-time puppy raiser, part-time raiser or weekend jail furlough raiser?
Full timePart-timeWeekend

Have you ever raised a puppy or had an adult dog before?
YesNo

Please describe your experience.

Have you ever been involved with dog training? If so, please explain.

Do you have an enclosed yard? How high are your fences?

Are there children living in your home?
YesNo

If so how many and what are their ages?

Are their animals living in your home?
YesNo

If so how many and what kind?

Are the pets primarily Indoor or outdoors?
IndoorOutdoor

Are the pets currently vaccinated?
YesNo

Are you willing to regularly attend scheduled puppy raiser outings?
YesNo

Are you willing to attend at least 2 group community-based obedience classes with your puppy?
YesNo

If you work outside the home, are you able to occasionally take the puppy to work with you?
YesNo

If you attend school, are you able to occasionally take your puppy to school with you?
YesNo

If you receive a puppy that is under 5 months old are you able to feed him a mid-day meal?
YesNo

Are you willing to socialize your puppy in public? This includes trips to the mall, restaurants, movie theaters, and other businesses etc.
YesNo

Your home will need to be checked for the safety of the puppy either in person or by video and photos. Are you willing to have your home checked?
YesNo

Do you own your home or rent? If you rent do you have permission to be a puppy raiser?

Are you willing to help with puppy expenses? (Major vet bills will be covered).
YesNo

Are you willing to keep your dog flea-free? Buy and administer flea medication?
YesNo

Please provide the name and address of your veterinarian (if you already have one for your pets)

YOUR PUPPY MUST BE ALLOWED TO LIVE IN THE HOUSE WITH YOU AND MUST SLEEP IN A CRATE IN YOUR ROOM AT NIGHT.
Are you willing to do the above?
YesNo