Adopt or Foster

The Town of Plymouth requires all volunteers to fill out a Cori Form for background screening. As a foster home for one of our dogs or cats is a volunteer position this would be required along with our below application(either download application and mail to address below or complete the form below). If you are interested in only adopting you just need to fill out form below and submit.

Becoming a foster is easy, you provide the dog or cat with love, nourishment and care while Plymouth Animal Shelter pays for all the necessary vetting.

Click here to download Adoption/Foster Application and mail to:
Plymouth Animal Shelter
2199 State Road
Plymouth, MA 02360

Your Name (required)

Age (required)

Address (required)

City (required)

State (required)

Zip (required)

Your Email (required)

How did you hear about us?

Animal you are interested in?

Are you looking to adopt or Foster?


Years of Employment

Work Phone

Home Environment: We want to make sure that the dog you're interested in is a good fit for your home environment. Some dogs thrive in a high-energy home, while others need something a bit more quiet. Some dogs need a large, fenced yard, while others would do great with just a few short walks. Who do you live with?

How many adults are in the home?
 1 2 3 4 5+

How many children are in the home?
 0 1 2 3 4 5+

Has this been discussed with all members of the home?
 yes no

Do you own or rent? If you rent, what's your landlord’s name and phone #?

If renting, do you have landlord permission for pets?
Any Breed/Size restrictions by landlord or community?(If so, please list)

How long have you lived there?

Type of Home:

(Examples: Single Family, Duplex, Condo, Apartment)

Is the yard fenced?
 yes no

If yes, what's the height and type of fence?

What type of street do you live on?

(Examples: Main Road, Side Street, Private Road, Cul de Sac)

Do you agree to a home visit if necessary as part of the application process?

 yes no

Any additional information that describes your home environment?

What is the primary caregiver's work schedule?

How will the dog be maintained while you're away or at work?

Do you currently have any pets? If yes, please tell us a little about them.

Tell us a little about your past experience with animals

Veterinarian References (please include address & phone number)

Personal References (please include address & phone number)

Signature & Date

For online applications please type signature will be required if accepted