Mackenzie's Yappy Hour is BACK for the summer and is now officially DOG FRIENDLY!!!

Come join us EVERY SUNDAY starting June 6th at HOP CAT from 1:00 - 4:00pm for a fun afternoon of socializing and fellowship with other dog lovers.

logo_hop_cat Date: Every Sunday Starting June 6th thru August 29th.
Time: 1:00 - 4:00pm
Where: 25 Ionia Ave. SW, downtown Grand Rapids, MI

Did you know Hop Cat has doggie beer and doggie biscuit's? How cool! Be sure to order some for your four-legged friend.

**Patio seating will be available for you and your four-legged friend.
**Cost: $5.00 at the door which will include a special discount of 25% off your total bill.

Yappy Hour proceeds will help Mackenzie's Animal Sanctuary, the largest no-kill sanctuary in the Midwest dedicated to finding homes for abused, abandoned and neglected dogs.

Mackenzie's Mission:

  • Find loving homes for abused, abandoned and neglected dogs.
  • Spay/neuter our rescue dogs of age to stop the cycle of unwanted litters.
  • Assist in public education for the betterment of our local animal community.
  • Keep a high standard of excellence and professionalism.
  • Maintain the highest standards of care for the animals, including veterinary care, housing, love, tenderness and compassion.

To learn more about adopting, volunteering and other ways to support Mackenzie's, visit www.mackenzies.info.

Adoption Survey & Application

Please note that for safety's sake, we are looking for homes with physical fenced areas. Adoptions are limited to within 150 miles of Grand Rapids/Lake Odessa, MI. Our adoption process involves the family visiting Mackenzie's for at least two (2) "get-to-know-you" visits, followed by a home visit and all adopters must be 21 years of age or older.

» Fields shaded in RED or otherwise indicated, are required fields and must be completed.

Phone: xxx-xxx-xxxx
City: State: Zip Code:

Are you over 21 years of age?
* Adopters will be asked to show proof of valid identification.
Have you ever adopted with us in the past?
If YES, when? ex. June 2005
How did you hear about Mackenzies? REQUIRED  
Yes, I would like to receive Mackenzie's newsletter.
Home Information
Are you a homeowner or renter?
Do you have a fenced yard?
If YES, what type of fence? How high is this fence?
If OTHER, please describe:
My Ideal Dog Preferences
The size of dogs that I prefer are:
(select all that apply)
any size
The type of Breed(s) I like best are:
The temperament & activity level I'm looking for is:
(select all that apply)

Any specific Mackenzie's Dog(s) you are interested in?
"Meet Your Match" Adopter Survey
I have owned a dog before.
The last time I had a dog was:  
My dog needs to get along with my other dogs:
If YES, please list their names, ages, genders & breeds
My dog needs to be good with:
(select all that apply)

My dog needs to be comfortable with level in my home:  
My dog will primarily be an:  
My dog will spend approximately hours outside per day.  
My dog needs to be able to be alone:  
When I'm at home, I want my dog to be by my side:  
When I'm not at home, my dog will spend its time:
Please provide any details of this area:
I want a guard dog.
I want my dog to hunt or herd with me.
I want my dog to be the type that is very enthusiastic in the way s/he shows/loves people.
I want my dog to be playful.
I want my dog to be laid back.
I am comfortable doing some training with my dog to improve manners such as jumping, stealing food and pulling on the leash.  
When it comes to my relationship with my dogs, I tend to be more:

If OTHER, please describe:
I (or my children) want to compete in Agility, Flyball or Obedience with our dog.
I am interested in a dog with "special needs" (medicinal or behavioral)
How much do you think you'll spend yearly for the care of your dog?
(food, medical care, boarding, toys, etc.)
Any other details you would like us to know?
By submitting this application, I agree that the information
I have provided is accurate to the best of my knowledge.


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