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Applications are for adoption and fostering of cats and dogs. 

Please note that we approve adoption applications on a first come first serve basis. If you are interested in adopting one of our critters and you are not in the Racine, WI area, it is advisable to send in the application quickly. This is particularly important when applying for puppies as they are adopted very quickly.

Adoption Fees

  • Dogs / Puppies…….$400, Includes a $100 deposit for training classes.
          Deposit is fully refunded after completion of training. 

  • Cats / Kittens………$100 or adopt two for only $150

This fee includes the following:

  • Vet check with age appropriate vaccines
  • 30-day health guarantee
  • Spay/neuter surgery
  • Microchip
  • ‘New Pet Packet’ includes toys and treats, leash and collar for dogs and puppies
  • Lifetime subscription to ‘Critter Quarterly’ newsletter

To adopt from H.O.P.E. Safehouse, you must:

  • Be 21 years of age
  • Complete an adoption application
  • Provide verifiable information
  • Provide proof of home ownership or landlord’s consent
  • Have the consent of all adults living in the household
  • Live within a 75 mile radius of Racine, WI 53405 to adopt a dog / cat
  • Live withing a 50 mile radius of Racine, WI 53405 to adopt a puppy or kitten, (Less than 1YO)
  • Have maintained  good veterinary heath with current and/or prior pet
  • Be willing to complete dog training classes for dog/puppy adoptions 

All adoptions through H.O.P.E. Safehouse have a lifetime guarantee. If for any reason the animal does not work out, it must be returned to H.O.P.E. Safehouse.