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Ready to Aid The Animals?

Become a Foster Care Family

DURATION

More than 4 hours

WHERE

Off site in the homes of foster care volunteers.

WHEN

Throughout the year

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Family

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

Help us in our mission of saving animals’ lives by becoming a Foster Care volunteer. Together we save the lives of many young animals by preparing them for adoption and opening space in the shelter.

DESCRIPTION

We rely on a dedicated group of foster volunteers to help us in our mission of saving animals’ lives. While we provide the training, supplies, veterinary care and support, our volunteers provide the open hearts and homes. Together we save the lives of many animals by preparing them for adoption and opening space in the shelter. 


ITEMS NEEDED

A loving home able to provide temporary care for foster pets.


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

The typical foster commitment is 2 to 8 weeks but may vary depending on the animal’s needs.


NEXT STEPS

If you would like more information on fostering, please read our Foster FAQ to determine if fostering is right for you. If fostering seems like the right opportunity, please email us: volunteer@pasadenahumane.org. The general foster commitment is 2 to 8 weeks but may vary depending on the animal’s needs.


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Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.
  1. As a family, decide if fostering an animal or litter of kittens is right for you.
  2. Email volunteer@pasadenahumane.org for more information on fostering and next steps.
  3. Get all the information and supplies you need from our Foster Care Coordinator and bring home your first foster animal or litter.
  4. Share your love with animal(s) entrusted to your care for the weeks you are assigned and know you are making a big difference in the life of a furry friend!
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