Apply for a Skilled A.C.E. Trained Animal

Thank you for your interest in adopting an A.C.E. trained animal from Pets for Vets! Our program is open to any U.S. Veteran who lives in one of our service areas, is able to take care of a pet and could benefit from having a pet.

 To apply for a skilled A.C.E. trained animal, please fill out the application below completely and thoroughly. Keep in mind that there are no right or wrong answers. Your honest responses will help guide us in matching you with the right animal for your unique situation. Because adopting an animal is a lifelong commitment, we want to make sure we make the best possible match for you, your family and your future pet.

The Pets for Vets application process requires the following:

  • A completed application form
  • Letter of recommendation or approval from your health care provider
  • Copy of your DD-214
  • Telephone, in-person meetings and home visits discussing your needs, an appropriate animal, the information in your application and projects to prepare for animal guardianship.
  • Residence within an area covered by one our Pets for Vets trainers.

You will receive an automated acknowledgement that your application has been successfully submitted. Once we have received and reviewed your application, we will be in touch.

Thank you again for your interest and thank you for your service to our country!

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