Adoption Process

Please be patient Lea Valley Dog Rescue is run solely by volunteers the time needed to complete the adoption processes can vary from days to weeks to months.

  • Fill in & submit an adoption form.
  • If suitable, an LVDR volunteer will interview you over the phone. 
  • If suitable, you'll meet with the dog to see if you’re compatible. 
  • We then do a home-check & meet the rest of your household. 
  • If all goes well you will be able to adopt the dog. 
  • You will need to donate a minimum contribution of £400.00. 
  • You will need to sign an adoption contract. 
  • Collect your dog & start on a new life together.