MCOA Rescue Volunteer Questionnaire
When is the best time to reach you?
Yes, I would like to help with rescue. Add my name
to your volunteer list.
No, I am no longer able to help with rescue. Please
remove my name from the list.
MCOA Membership: You do not have to be a member of MCOA to be a Rescue
I am a MCOA member (date joined)
I am NOT a MCOA member, though would like to be.
Please send me more information.
I am NOT a MCOA member and I am not interested in
joining at this time.
These visits are necessary both prior to placing a
dog in a new home and after the placement to insure
that all is well and that the dog and the family are
Would you be willing to do a home visit? Yes
To insure everyone's safety, we prefer to transport
Mastiffs crated inside a vehicle.
1. Do you have access to an enclosed vehicle large
enough to transport a mastiff? Yes
2. Do you have a crate for transporting a
3. How far are you able to transport from your
4. When are you available? Day
Are you able to evaluate a mastiff in regards to
temperament, behavior, sociability, or adoptability?
This is a very important task and will need a person
to have a knowledge of the breed and experience
working with Mastiffs.
1. How long have you been acquainted with the
2. Have you done any training
(obedience/conformation) with mastiffs? Yes
3. Would you feel comfortable evaluating a mastiff
with known temperament problems? Yes
This is possibly the most important aspect of
volunteering and not to be done without a great deal
of thought. You must be able to separate the
rescue dog from your own animals for the safety of
1. Short term (emergency only, overnight, no longer
than 3 days). Yes
2. Long term (until the dog is placed--usually 2
3. Do you have a fenced yard? Yes
4. Do you have a means of separating the rescue
from your animals? Yes
If you wish to foster, we will send you a Family
Profile to fill out and we will need to do a home
visit prior to placing a dog with you.
I certify that the above information is true and I
understand that prior to the placement of a foster
Mastiff in my home, the above information will be
verified. I also agree to a personal interview with
an MCOA member, if requested, to determine the
suitability of my facilities to care for a Mastiff.
Please print this form before sending data
Revised: Aug. 1999 Use of these
forms without the authorization of MCOA Rescue is