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Keeshonds Adopt Dogs


Why Adopt a Rescue?

Adopting a rescued Keeshond is a great way to enrich your family and save a dog's life.


Some of the benefits of adopting a dog include: companionship, entertainment, life-lessons, a better quality of life and mental and physical health improvements

Adopting from Keeshond Affiliated Rescuers of the Mid Atlantic (K.A.R.M.A.)

There are a number of steps to become an approved K.A.R.M.A. adopter

  • Complete the application form

  • Provide 3 references who will be contacted

  • Veterinarian reference

  • Home visit

Our adoption fee varies dependent on age and health of the dog  The fee includes all vaccinations, a heartworm test, fecal parasite test, blood tests, complete veterinary check and treatment of any applicable issues found. All dogs will be spayed/neutered prior to placement (unless medically contraindicated).


We choose the best home for the dog to ensure a life long placement.


Additional Requirements


  • Willing and able to spend time and money to maintain the dog for its natural lifetime

  • Renters must provide written landlord approval

  • The dog is a companion animal and is not to live on a chain or ignored in a kennel

  • If you move residences, you must plan on taking the dog with you. If you are unable to do this,  you must return the dog to K.A.R.M.A.

Application Form

Complete the application form and return to K.A.R.M.A. Download Form




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