**Please Note: Most of our adoptions are beginning with a foster-to-adopt period, and because of this, we are temporarily unable to consider applications from households outside the counties of: Santa Cruz, San Benito, San Mateo, Santa Clara, and Monterey.

Santa Cruz SPCA Adoption Application

Please take a moment to complete this adoption profile so that we can help find the best possible match for both you and the animals!

Which animal(s) are you interested in? (if you aren't sure yet, enter "undecided" into the animal name field)


Information About You


Emergency Contact

Please list someone you trust OUTSIDE of your household. This information will be used as an alternate contact for your animal's microchip


Household Information














Current Pets




Past Pets in Household

Please tell us about the dog(s) or cat(s) that you've had but no longer own.


Veterinary Information

Matchmaking Information














General Information



* I certify that all the information in this application is true and I understand that false information may void the adoption and future adoptions from the SCSPCA