Learn about our foster program and how to become a foster.
Fosters save lives!
We are a foster-based organization which means our dogs transition from the shelter environment to forever homes through the love and care of fosters. Foster homes provide TLC and basic training, and our organization covers vet care and can loan supplies. While it can be hard to say goodbye to a foster dog, it’s incredibly rewarding to set that dog up for success and see the joy the dog will bring to a new family. It’s not as hard as you may think! And, if you fall in love with your foster dog, our fosters get the first consideration for adoption.
Here are answers to some frequently asked questions about fostering a dog.
A foster home provides a rescue dog with a safe transition from the shelter environment to their forever home.
The rescue can provide a lot of the supplies you’ll need to get started, including dog food and a crate.
This varies from dog to dog, but the average foster placement is about three weeks.
Apply to foster
We review inquiries upon receipt and will reply within 1-2 weeks, but often sooner.