Click list to view our available dogs. 

We strive to make the adoption process as simple and timely as possible. We do, however, want to make sure that our dogs are adopted into a home where they will spend the rest of their lives being loved and cared for. 

To adopt one of our dogs, you will need to complete an Adoption form, including references. If our foster home determines your home may be a good fit for the dog, they will call your references, and if all is well, they will then schedule a home visit with you. We ask that all family members be present during the visit. Then we require a 24 hour thinking period, and if all are in agreement, the dog will then go to his/her forever home. During this process, we will do our best to keep you apprised of the progress. 

Click here to download our Adoption form to fill out and return! (Please note, you will get a pop-up asking you to open or save a Microsoft Word document titled 10.24.15-Adoption-Form-Word or 21097.docx, this is the form and is a safe document.)

Completed forms may be:
Emailed to: Email To NorthStar 
Faxed to: 952-470-0657
Mailed to:
NorthStar Shih Tzu Rescue
25 West Point Drive
Tonka Bay, MN 55331