Application to Adopt Form

Thank you for your expression of interest in retired racing greyhounds and for extending and invitation for a retired greyhound to share your home and loving care. These retired racers are usually between 2 and 5 years old - young enough to offer a long and fruitful friendship, but past that difficult puppy stage.

To ensure compatibility with your intended greyhound we request that you complete and submit the following questionnaire. Once it is received, we will contact you to answer any questions that you might have about keeping greyhounds as pets and your new prospective family member.

First Name:
Street Address:
Post Code:
Phone: (H)
Email Address:
Age Group:
Are there children living with you?:
If yes, what age(s)?:

Type of Residence:
Do you own or rent?:
If renting, do you have permission to own pets?
Do you have a fenced yard?:
Will your greyhound be sleeping inside at night?:
If no, what kenneling/accommodation would be available for your greyhound?:
Please list pets currently in your home, including small caged pets and farm animals:
If you have poultry or rabbits etc, are they caged or free range?:
What is your reason for choosing a greyhound?:
Sex of dog:
Are you interested in adopting an older dog (6 years plus)?:
If no, what age(s)?:
Temperament (tick all that apply)

Will the greyhound be left alone during the day?:
Are you interested in doing obedience training with your dog?:
Please add any additional information that might assist us in selecting the right greyhound for you:
How did you learn about GAP?:
For promotional events and other, please specify:

Upon receipt of your completed questionnaire, you will be placed in the waiting list for a greyhound. At times, for cat friendly dogs, the wait can be as long as nine months. Your name will be added to our mail list and you will receive copies of Bulletins and Newsletters to help keep you informed about the GAP news and events. When a greyhound is available that will meet your requirements, you will be contacted and a meeting will be arranged.

Should you wish to discuss your application in more detail, please don't hesitate to contact the GAP Coordinator, Angela Webb, on (08) 8243 7124 or email Your inquiry is sincerely appreciated, and will be processed as quickly as possible.
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