Adoption Application

Getting Started

Thank you for your interest in adopting from Free Korean Dogs! To start your adoption journey, please fill out the following adoption application. We respect your privacy and will not share your details outside the organization.

To apply to adopt a specific dog, browse our dog profiles and click the “Adopt” button on the one that catches your heart. Not sure which pup to choose? Simply fill out the application, and we’ll help you find a good match.

Choose Your Dog


You are applying to adopt for an adoption fee of $.


Before you continue your application, please carefully review the following information (links open in a new tab):

We are currently accepting applications from the following locations:

  • Canada: Greater Toronto Area, including surrounding cities and towns; Greater Vancouver Area, including surrounding cities and towns.
  • USA: Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, San Jose, and Los Angeles.

Please confirm that you meet our application prerequisites:

Personal Information


Household Information

Please include ALL household members. Click the + sign to add more members.

Choose a date on or after which you are able to receive your dog.

General Information

Check all that apply.
Check all that apply.

Household Pet Information

Please provide the details of each household pet. Use the + sign to add more pets.

Check all that apply.
Consider attributes such as energy level, sociability, dominance or submissiveness, and reactions to strangers.
Exact dates will be confirmed with the vet clinic

Personal Reference

Please provide the name and contact details of a personal reference. References cannot be family members, significant others, or anyone from your household.

Terms and Conditions

To submit your application, you must review and agree to all adoption terms and conditions. Please consider each item carefully before submitting your application. Note that “FKD” refers to Free Korean Dogs and/or Free Korean Dogs US.

  1. I agree to surrender my dog if it is found that I have made false claims during the adoption process.

  2. I acknowledge that FKD cannot guarantee the dog’s temperament or future behaviour.

    Any actions or behaviour displayed by my adopted dog are my sole responsibility.

  3. I agree to pay the adoption fee listed on the dog’s profile.

  4. If the dog isn’t delivered within two months, I can cancel the adoption and receive a full refund.

  5. FKD reserves the right to cancel the adoption before delivery and refund the fee.

  6. Once the dog is delivered, the adoption fee is neither refundable nor transferable.

  7. I’m the sole adopter and won’t sell or give away the dog.

  8. If I can’t keep the dog for any reason, I will return the dog exclusively to FKD.

  9. Surrendering the dog to FKD requires a formal request and a $280 fee.

  10. I’ve reviewed and will follow the safety equipment protocol for at least the first year.

  11. I will register the dog’s microchip and obtain a pet license from my city or region.

  12. If the dog gets lost, I’ll notify FKD and local animal control within 3 hours.

  13. I commit to providing humane care, including proper food, water, and medical attention.

  14. I won’t intentionally harm or abuse the dog and will only use positive training methods.

  15. I’m responsible for all medical costs post-adoption and will provide yearly vet checkups.

  16. I am adopting the dog as a companion, not a guard dog.

  17. I will not crate or confine the dog indoors and will always supervise the dog outdoors.

  18. Euthanizing is only for terminal conditions after consulting FKD and a licensed vet.

  19. The dog won’t be left alone with kids under 13 or unfamiliar animals for at least the first year.

  20. I’ll send monthly updates about the dog for the first year, including photos and videos.

  21. I agree to allow FKD to check on the dog at their discretion.

  22. I’ll update FKD if my contact details change.

  23. Breaching this agreement authorizes FKD to reclaim the dog.