Help bridge the gap between life and death... become a foster parent today!
Being a "Foster Parent" requires a serious commitment of time, energy, and effort.
Although it is not an easy job, it can certainly be an incredibly rewarding experience
Fostering is the act of providing a temporary home until a good forever, permanent home is found. Fostering saves lives. It provides us with the time necessary to locate and evaluate potential permanent, forever homes for our animals. Often, the pivotal factor between life and death for these animals is the ability to provide shelter for them while a new home is being found.
HOW LONG WILL I HAVE TO KEEP MY FURRY FOSTER PET?
Length of stay varies from a few days to several months. We can discuss this together to find the best possible option. In rare occasions, a foster animal may need to stay even longer.
WHAT QUALIFICATIONS ARE NEEDED TO BECOME A FOSTER PARENT FOR PAW PARENT?
Commitment to providing good care to the animals you have agreed to foster. Having adequate time, living space and financial resources to provide for the foster animal.
Knowledge and experience caring for cats/kittens, dogs/puppies with genuine concern and compassion for this wonderful creature.
At Paw Parent, we also want our foster parents to possess a knowledge and awareness of the pet overpopulation problem, and be committed to working towards a solution and not contributing to the problem.
Reliability and dependability are crucial. If you take an animal to foster, we have to know that you will commit to keep that animals until a home is found.
At this stage of our growth, it would be best if our foster homes are located in and around the Lancaster, CA area.
I BELIEVE I WOULD BE A GOOD FOSTER PARENT...WHAT DO I DO NOW?
To become a foster parent with Paw Parent, please send us a message to let us know that you are interested in fostering. We will do an interview and a home check. If all looks good we will have you fill out and sign a foster agreement.