Frequently asked questions
How do I adopt from Mikey's Chance?
To adopt a dog from MCCR, the first step is to fillout our application.
What requirements are there for me to adopt?
Have your dogs been vetted?
When adopted out all of our dogs will be fully vaccinated, microchipped, and spayed or neutered.
Why don't you approve of invisible fencing?
We have several reasons why we don't approve of invisible fencing, part being that we don't want any of our dogs to wear shock collars, but there are other, big safety issues as well. CLICK HERE for a good article on why not to use invisible fencing.
What should I do if I found a stray or lost dog?
When you have found a stray dog the first thing you need to do is contact that areas local animal control, whether or not you plan to keep them while looking for the owner. If releasing to animal control, you need to do this within 72 hours of finding the dog.
How do I surrender a dog to you?
We will need you to give us as much information as possible. Please be aware our space is VERY limited. We do not have a shelter location so all of our dogs are in private foster homes, we need to make sure your dog will fit with an open foster family.
How can I help?
How do I become a foster?
Interested in becoming a foster with Mikey’s Chance?
You must be 21 years or older
You must complete a foster application
You agree to a home visit prior to any foster dog placement.
You must have a stable residence, where everyone living there is in agreement to have a dog. This includes written landlord approval.
You must agree to bring the dog to an adoption event at least once a month. Please check our events page for a listing of upcoming events.
You must join our Facebook Quick Foster Contacts page.
You must allow a Mikey’s Chance Foster Program Manager pair you with a dog in need. They will take into consideration the dog you request.
You must be able to transport your foster dog to scheduled medical appointments, adoption events, and/or training classes.