We are in need of foster parents for dogs and puppies! Please submit an
application if you are interested in becoming in a foster parent.
What is the Foster Care Program?
The foster care program is a program by which LHAS is able to temporarily place animals into the homes of volunteers until they are adopted into loving forever homes.
Anyone Interested in Being a Foster Care Volunteer Should:
Fill out an application and have it approved by the program coordinators.
Have landlord approval if necessary.
Host a home visit by LHAS staff.
Have adequate space, time, and energy to care for foster animals.
What does a Foster Parent do?
Provide a secure home, food, water, socialization, training, exercise, and administer medication for foster animals.
Observe animals and report any problems or questions to LHAS.
Bring animals to adoption events
Who Benefits From This Program?
THE ANIMALS: Foster care for shelter animals has a direct impact on the number of homeless animals saved each year.
THE FOSTERER: Foster care is an incredibly rewarding experience because you help animals find lifelong homes.
THE COMMUNITY: Foster care provides the community a larger segment of healthy, socialized animals.