Adoption Form
Begin Again Farms, Inc.
Equine Shelter

TO ADOPT A HORSE, AN INDIVIDUAL MUST BE AT LEAST EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE, A RESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, HAVE NO CONVICTIONS FOR INHUMANE TREATMENT OF ANIMALS, HAVE ADEQUATE TRANSPORTATION, FACILITIES AND THE MEANS TO PROVIDE HUMANE CARE AND PROPER TREATMENT FOR THE ANIMAL. PARENTS OR LEGAL GUARDIANS MAY ADOPT A HORSE AND ALLOW CHILDREN TO ASSIST IN THE CARE AND TRAINING OF THE ANIMAL.

DATE:


NAME:
DOB:

ADDRESS:


CITY/STATE/ZIP


HOME PHONE:
WORK PHONE:

BARN PHONE:
PAGER:




1. Which of the following are you interested in adopting? (Please circle all that apply).

MARE
GELDING

STALLION
PONY/MINIATURE

PREGNANT MARE (I have foaling facilities)
NO PREFERENCE

YEARLING
DONKEY/MULE




In many cases where a horse has been abused and/or starved, they require special care and attention.

2. Have you ever been convicted for inhumane treatment of animals?



3. Are you willing to commit to an eighteen month adoption period?



4. Please provide name, address and phone number of three (3) non-relative references.

a.

b.

c.




5. Why do you want to adopt a Begin Again Farms, Inc. horse?



6. What is your intended purpose for your adopted horse?



7. Are you willing and able to care for a starvation/abuse case?



8. Have you had experience caring for a horse?



9. If you have no experience, are you willing to spend time learning at Begin Again Farms, INC. facilities before adopting a home?



10. Do you have a barn? How many stalls?



11. Do you have a pasture? How many acres?



12. What type of fencing do you have:



13. How many horses are currently housed at your facility?

Mare(s):__________
Gelding(s):__________
Stallion(s):___________
Other:_____________




14. Who is your veterinarian?



15. Can we call your veterinarian for a reference? Vet's phone #



16. Do you have a farrier?



17. Can we call your farrier for a reference? farrier's phone #



18. Do you have a truck and trailer?



19. Are you able to transport a Begin Again Farms, Inc. horse?



20. Please use the following space to tell us about yourself, your facility, your experience and any other pertinent information.











The undersigned does hereby agree that all of the above information is correct, to the best of my knowledge.



SIGNED_______________________________________________________   DATE:___________________


Please mail this form, along with any information you feel necessary to:

BEGIN AGAIN FARMS, INC.
PO BOX 242
HAMILTON, GA 31811



We appreciate your interest in an adoption of a Begin Again Farms, Inc. horse.

With tax deductible donations and contributions from caring people like you we are able to give these homes a chance to Begin Again!

"The godly are concerned for the welfare of their animals, but even the kindness of the wicked is cruel" Proverbs 12:10