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Hi! I've make a short desc of every folder in this group gallery. For those who are relatively new to adoptable art please read this because there are lots of terms and short form that you probably didn't know. I've create every possible type of adoptable-related-art folders. If there's any questions or missing any type of adoptable folder, please comment below.

If there's any questions, please comment below.


Adopts that are free (no DA points or cash are required but you need to do some task to get them), DTA (Draw To Adopt)
[CLOSED] Rehoming Raffle by FlyingCarpets Draw to Adopt (Closed) by adopt-detective [CLOSED] Free Raffle Adoptable Nekoberry by Catalola


YCH (Your Character Here), MYO (Make Your Own), CYOP (Choose Your Own Palette)
:thumb794661532: YCH: Quality time (Closed) by Dinnartz


OTA (Offer to Adopt), NYP (Name your price) - you can offer other things besides DA Points/cash. Make sure to add 'OTA' or 'NYP' word in title or in your adopt. If you adopt only accepting points/DA, please put it in other section.
OTA OPEN ll Honeysuckle Mermaid by PockyAdopt


This folder is for lines and bases designed specifically for adoptable.
F2U CHIBI +mermaids bases by Bai-Jiu:thumb802751917:

MYSTERY - Eggs, Mystery, Gacha, Breedable

This folder is for anything that you don’t see before you buy; i.e. eggs, breedable, gacha, Advent calender, moodboard etc.
Mystery Gothic Bags | CLOSED by SpookstressAdopts:thumb803052807:

WEARABLE - Clothes, Accessories, Weapons

This folder is for non-living accessories that can be added on to an existing character, such as full outfits/weapons/hairstyles, and so on.
[Closed] Auction Outfit#46 by Daa29 [AUCTION|CLOSE]OUTFIT_47 by krianart

HUMANOID - Human, Anthro, Furry, Kemonomimi

This folder is for anything that looks like human or have human attributes. If it walks on two feet and has any human-like characteristics, it belongs here. Half human are accept too.
ADOPT 30: HIGH SCHOOL #1 (CLOSED) by fenaru June Adopts - SOLD OUT by SourdoeArt Freaks (CLOSED) by KingsDreamAdopts

CANINES - dog, wolf, fox family

This folder is for quadruped dogs, wolves, foxes, etc.
Canine Adopts [ 2/4 OPEN ] by OstrichAdopts

Mature Content

Adopt AUCTION - Fallen Priest [CLOSED] by NestorUst

FELINES - cat, lion, tiger family

This folder is for quadruped cats, lions, tigers, etc.
Lions Adoptables Portraits #12 by Belka-1100:thumb801881260: Adopt (Auction) [CLOSED] by StrangeDaara

HOOVES - Horse, Cervidae, Ungulates

This folder is for any quadruped with hooves. Examples: Horse, deer, zebra, sheep, goat etc
MLP adopt auction [CLOSED] by Keeka-Snake adopts sale | open by Vitia4mo ADOPT SALE CLOSED by Vitia4mo

ANIMALS - Reptiles, Mammals, Fishes, Avians

This folder is for cold blooded animals, birds and any other mammals. Examples: Snake, Rabbit. Otter, Bear, Sparrow, Owl etc
Rabbit Adopts [5/9 OPEN] by cryptidcaracaldarku

MONSTERS - Dinosaurs, Dragons, Scary creature

Any animals that could be classified as a monster, creature, and aliens like Godzilla, Bahamut etc
Adopt closed by Meillyria Creature Adopt CLOSED by Tytoz

CLOSED SPECIES - Adopt + Reference Sheets

Any kind of original/closed species goes here. This kind of adopt usually has specific and details information about the species and special attibutes. If you're not sure about your adopt, do not submit to this folder.

MISC - Plants, Food, House, Maps, Fusion etc etc

Others that related to adoptable.
[CLOSED] Adopt a planet #31 Auction | 1$ SB! by FractalMoon

Various Species Adopt in one Batch

Various of adopt species in a batch. Means in a batch you got adopts of felines,canines, dinosaurs, human etc. This kind of submission not suitable in feline ONLY or canine-ONLY folder so this folder is to caters those kind of submission.
Emoji challenge adopt OPEN! (1/5) by SparkleCactus

Journals + +

Only journals,, advertising are allowed in this folder.



1) Where to submit adopt custom advertisement?
Depends on your submission file. If its in journal form, please submit in journal folder, if its in image form ,submit it base on type
ea: humanid/anthro/canine.

2) My adopt are half human like mermaid (human+fish), centaur(human+horse) etc. So which folder can I submit?
You can submit either in humanoid folder or that animal-characteristic folder

3) What kind of criteria to submit in OTA folder?
'OTA' word in title - if you got this word in your title, your submission would be accept. Its like a 'sign' to me that you understood what is OTA or how it works.
If you dont have OTA word in title and trying to submit in OTA folder, I will CHECK your submission to see if your adopt accept various of payment or not. Various of payment is not only accept paypal and DA points, but also arts/trade adopt/literature etc

4) Where to submit Advent Calendar?
If its in form of 'calendar', you can submit to  MYSTERY - Eggs, Mystery, Gacha, Breedable folder. The advent calendar adopt that have revealed must put in categorize-folder, do not put in Eggs Mystery Gacha Breedable Advent Calendars folder.
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Aviadora's avatar

This is very helpful, thank you! :heart: