Please Note: We are a locally-based rescue and work ONLY with dogs in our immediate region of Minnesota. We are not able to help with dogs from other areas but urge you to contact another fine senior dog rescue closer to your location.

Owner Surrender Information

Must be minimum 10 years of age (adjusted by breed)
Must be current on rabies, distemper, and kennel cough vaccines
Must have a current heartworm test and a recent (within 2 weeks) fecal test
Send completed “Owner Surrender” form along with veterinary records and current photograph(s) of the dog(s)  to

Please complete the surrender form below ONLY if your senior dog is in our region of Minnesota. If you wish to download a paper copy and send it to us instead, you can do so  here.


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Surrender Form

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    Please attach copies of all vet records including rabies certificate signed by veterinarian


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