East Coast Adoptions – FAQS

Questions about adopting a dog from East Coast Adoptions?

We’ve got answers to the most frequently asked questions right here!

So You Want To Adopt A Dog?

Great! You’re thinking about adopting a dog from East Coast Adoptions. Now what?

We’ve assembled a few FAQS to inform you not only of our process but some general information that may come in handy along the way.
Simply scroll down the page to view our FAQS.


  • Make The Decision!

    The first critical step is to make the decesion to adopt rather than buy from a breeder…

  • Get Informed!

    Learn all you can about adopting a new dog and what to expect in the process.

  • Find A New Friend!

    Get Started! Take a look at our available dogs that we have for adoption, fill out an application and get ready to meet your new best friend!

By filling out our easy online Adoption Application. It only takes a few minutes and somebody usually will get back to you within 24 -48 hours.

Typically, we add new dogs on Wednesdays. Once an adopter’s application is submitted, we start the process. We will confirm your information and, if your application is approved, we will notify you either via phone or email.

We then set up a day and time for you to come meet the pet in person. If you’re interested in adopting that day, you’ll sign the adoption contract and pay the adoption fee. You will be able to take your new forever friend home at that time.

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