I acknowledge the following:
1. All information in this application is truthful and complete.
2. I know I may be contacted regarding my application. I understand that if I/my references do not respond to this contact by email (or by phone if necessary) within a timely fashion, my application will be rejected.
3. I give New Beginnings volunteer(s) permission to contact my references regarding my adoption application.
4. I understand that my application will be screened by an applications committee member and may possibly be rejected.
5. I understand that if my application is approved for processing, the entire process may take more than two weeks.
6. I understand that completion of an application/reference check does not automatically approve me for the dog of my choice. The final approval for the adoption is given by the foster home supported by the Board of Directors.
7. I understand that the information included in my application shall only be used privately by New Beginnings Shih Tzu & Friends Rescue for purposes of adoptive screening, and will not be used for any commercial or profitable purpose and will not be forwarded or sold to any parties outside of those volunteers in New Beginnings Shih Tzu Rescue Inc., concerned with the adoption process without my approval.