A rescue dog is not just a cheap dog. Often, rescue dogs
are wonderful pets caught in a bad situation at home: a
job transfer to a location where the pet cannot be kept; a divorce where neither person can keep the dog; or a death. But
just as often, a rescue dog is a problem dog. Many Leonbergers
that come to LeoRescue have not been trained or socialized.
In other cases, the dogs have medical conditions that require
ongoing veterinary care. These dogs need owners who are
able to spend the extra time and effort to meet their special
While we will fully investigate each and every Leonberger
available for adoption, please understand that we are unable
to make any guarantees. Adoption donations vary. Young puppies
are adopted with a s/n contract and refundable deposit.
Other refundable deposits may apply in other cases. For
additional information, please contact the regional representative
If you are interested in giving a Rescue Leonberger a forever
home, download the Adoption Application, complete it, and
return it to Julie at firstname.lastname@example.org or to the mailing address listed on the application. You can also FAX it to our toll-free number (866-443-4542). Please understand that
the questions on the form are not meant to be intrusive,
but rather are designed to find the best match possible for the dog and new owner.
If you have any questions about the application or where to send it, please e-mail Julie.
The fee to adopt a Leonberger from LeoRescue is based
on the age of the dog. This money goes straight back into
the LeoRescue coffers, ready to pay for veterinary care,
training, and various needs of other LeoRescue Leonbergers.
Please ask one of our representatives for current adoption
An online application is available here.
Or the old way:
Download an Adoption Application
Requires Adobe Acrobat.