How to get a Petfinder Account

The requirements for getting a Petfinder account are almost exactly the same as signing up for  You need to send the following documents:

  • A copy of your ADOPTION CONTRACT (not the application)
  • A letter of reference signed by your primary veterinarian (on his/her letterhead) confirming that he/she provides medical care for the pets in your rescue and adoption program

Send them via any of the following means:

  • E-mail to [email protected] All documents sent by e-mail must be in one of these formats: .doc (MS Word), .txt (text file), .jpg (JPEG) or .pdf (PDF)
  • Fax to 240-662-8653

Then sign up here for a user account, then for an Animal Welfare Organization account.