Dog Foster Parent
Opportunity is ongoing
For Ages 21+
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The Animal Adoption Center relies on the generosity of foster parents to provide loving and temporary homes for the dogs in our program. Each evening our goal is to have every dog leave the AAC with one of our selfless foster parents and spend the night in their home, often with their own pets and children. Foster parents supply temporary housing during the night, which helps prepare the dogs for placement with their future adoptive family by giving them the opportunity to learn valuable household manners. Additionally, foster parents help us understand each animal’s particular needs and determine the best long term placement for each dog. During operating hours the dogs are brought back to the AAC for visitors and potential adopters to view them.
The AAC provides an overnight bag with everything the dog will need for their “sleepover”. Foster parents are needed nightly. Tuesday through Friday is a one-night commitment. We ask that dogs are picked up between 4pm and 6pm and returned the following morning between 9am and 12pm. The AAC is closed Sundays and Mondays, so foster parents get to spend a whole weekend with their foster dog! Pickup is Saturday between 4pm and 5pm and drop off is Tuesday between 9am and 12pm.
Foster application is linked below: