Foster a Pet
Make a difference in the life of a homeless pet today by becoming part of our foster care program!
Foster homes are very beneficial to shelter pets because it provides them with a safe place to decompress, come out of their shell, and learn how to live in a home.
Learn more about our foster care program below.
What pets need foster homes?
Almost every shelter pet would benefit from a foster home, but these are the ones who need it most:
Adolescent dogs needing socialization and basic training
Animals recovering from surgery
Pets who are stressed in the shelter environment
How long do foster pets stay?
Ideally, a foster pet should stay in your home until he is adopted. However, we understand that this may not always be possible, so we will be in communication with you if you need to bring a foster pet back to the shelter.
What do I need to provide?
We will provide you with all the supplies you will need!
As a foster parent, you will be responsible for providing your foster pets with a secure home, love and care, and proper exercise. You'll also need to administer medication (when needed) and let us know of any changes in your foster pet's behavior.
Some happy foster pets...
These kittens were found in a box by a river. They went right into a foster home, where they learned how to eat wet food, use a litter box, and much more.