Foster Application Please ensure that you have read our foster information page before completing the below form. Download printable version If you are a human and are seeing this field, please leave it blank. Fields marked with a * are required If a field does not apply, please type in n/a. Full Name * Date * Please list names (first and last) of all people living in your home and their relationship to you (spouse, roommate, child). Please include ages of all people listed: * Address * Apt or unit # City * Zip / Post Code * Major Intersection: * Best Phone Number to Reach You * Phone Number Type * Home Phone Cell Phone Business Phone Other Phone Email * Alternative email Have all members of your household read the foster information on our website and are they fully on board with fostering? * YesNo How did you find out about our foster program? * Have you fostered before for another rescue or shelter? * YesNo If so, please name the rescue or shelter. Why do you want to foster a dog? * Does anyone in your household have allergies? * YesNo Do you own a car or have regular use of one? * YesNo Do you live in a: * house apartment town house condo Do you: * OwnRent If you rent do you have permission from your landlord to foster a dog? * YesNo Do you have this in writing? * YesNo When does your current lease expire? * If you live in a condo have you checked the by-laws regarding dog ownership? * YesNo Are there any restrictions in the condo by-laws? * YesNo Do you have a balcony? * YesNo Describe any stairs a dog would have to navigate to get into or around your home. * Are you planning on moving in the next six months? * YesNo Do you have any long trips planned in the next six months? * YesNo Do you have a fully fenced backyard? * YesNo Is there a gate? * YesNo Please list any pets you have in your home. Include type of animal and age: * If you do not have a dog right now, have your owned a dog in the past and if so, how long ago? * What happened to your dog? * Are your animals neutered/spayed? * YesNo If not please explain: Have your animals shared their home with a dog? * YesNo How long will the dog be alone during the day? * Where will the dog be kept when left at home alone? * Where will the dog sleep? * How much exercise can you give the dog on a daily basis (please be specific)? * Many of the dogs coming into foster care require some form of vet care. Are you comfortable giving a dog medication and caring for a dog with special medical needs? * YesNo Do you have experience caring for a dog with medical issues? * YesNo Once we have approved adopters we like them to meet the dog in the foster home. Are you comfortable facilitating visits between potential adopters and your foster dog? * YesNo Are you ok with them coming to your home to meet your foster dog? * YesNo Briefly outline your experience with dogs: * Briefly outline your philosophy on training a dog: * What type of dog are you willing to foster (size, age, breed)? * Are you willing to foster a bonded pair? * YesNo Name of your veterinarian (if applicable): * Name and phone number of a referral: * Do you agree to have a volunteer from Adopt-a-dog/Save-a-life visit your home for an interview? * Please list any other questions or concerns you have about fostering: You will be required to sign a foster contract if you foster for our organization. We will lend you any dog supplies you require - those supplies must be returned to our organization once you are no longer fostering a dog. Thank you for taking the time to answer these questions. It is helpful to us that you are as thorough and honest as possible. Adopt-a-dog/Save-a-life Inc. reserves the right to refuse any application.