Adoption REFERENCE Form
This form must be filled out by
1 professional reference
1 personal reference
At least 1 equine references (show friend, trainer, clinician, lesson provider, 4h leader, etc)
1 Equine dentist (ONLY if you have horses and do not use your vet for dental work)
Your farrier and vets will phone interviews, so we will contact them.
This form must be completed by each person individually.
It can be completed by sending this email form, printing and mailing or by texting Suzanna at
Also, you will call Suzanna for your personal interview.
References may also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please share this form directly with your references.
PO BOX 81 - Shoals, WV 25562
Who is this form a reference for?
Are you a trainer, professional, equine or personal reference? (Personal and Professional references, we understand you may not be able to answer all questions, so please just put N/A on those)
Do you consider this person extremely responsible?
How long have you known the potential adopter?
Do you feel this person has sufficient funding to care for the current horses in their care, as well as an additional horse for this event without a financial burden at all?
Have you seen this person interact with horses?
Tell us about this person's facility for horses, if applicable:
Are all horses on the property in good body condition and in safe enclosures, if applicable?
What would you say are this person's strengthens when it comes to horsemanship, if you can speak to equine experience. If giving a professional or personal reference, you may answer in regards to personal character:
What do you admire most about this person?
Do you believe this person will honor their adoption contract to the fullest extent?
How many horses does this person currently have, if you're aware?
What level of a rider would you say this person is on a scale of 1-10?
Do you have additional comments? ALL responses are 100% confidential
Please sign, and upon submission, email email@example.com