If you live on the Southside or Peninsula area of Virginia and are interested in fostering a homeless animal, please fill out this form. You will not be financially responsible for an animal unless you chose to be. Someone will call you in a few days. You must be 18 to submit a foster application. Thank you.
Applicant First and Last Name (required)
Applicant Age (required)
Applicant Phone Numbers - Home and cell (required)
Applicant Email (required)
Applicant Occupation (required)
Applicant Work Phone
Co-applicant First and Last Name
Co-applicant Phone Numbers - Home and cell
Co-applicant Work Phone
Suite, Condo, Apt.
Best time to call?
Your Vet's Name
Your Vet's Phone Number
What type(s) of pet you would like to foster?
DogsPuppiesSpecial Needs DogsCatsKittensSpecial Needs Cats
Have you fostered animals before?
Please list any concerns restricting size, age, breed, or hair length:
If you have not fostered before, what kind of experience do you have with animals that would be helpful in fostering?
Do you have any experience training and working with animals with behavioral problems?
If yes, please describe:
Please list age, type, sex and breed of each pet currently in your home:
Will you be able to keep the foster animals separate from your own if necessary?
Please list adults and children with their ages currently in your home:
Do any of the members of your household have allergies?
Are the animals currently in your home up-to-date on vaccinations?
Are the animals currently in your home spayed or neutered?
Please check all of the following that applies to your pet cat:
Indoor catOutdoor catIndoor/Outdoor catI don't have a cat
Please list other animals you have had in the past and where they are now:
You live in a:
Do you have a fenced in yard?
If yes, how high and what kind:
How many hours a day will your foster animal be without adult care?
Where will you keep your foster animals during the day?
Where will you keep your foster animals during the night?
What will you do to find your foster animal if it becomes lost?
Are you willing to let an ART member come to your home for a home check?
Do you understand that anyone interested in adopting your foster animals (including yourself) must go through the standard adoption process, and approval of candidates and placement of animals is up to Animal Rescue of Tidewater (ART)? (Of course, we welcome your referrals)
May potential adopters visit your foster animal at your home?
How long are you willing to foster (3 months if necessary)?
When would you like to start fostering?
Please let us know of any other comments or concerns you have?
By submitting this form, I certify that I have answered the questions above truthfully and completely. I understand that although ART takes reasonable care to screen animals for foster care placement, it makes no guarantee relating to the animals’ health, behavior or actions. I understand that I receive foster care animals at my own risk and can reject or return any animals for which ART has asked me to provide care. I indemnify and hold ART and its members free and harmless from all liability arising out of any and all claims, demands, losses, damages, action, judgment of every kind and description which may occur to or be suffered by me, members of my household, or any third parties by reason of activities arising out of this agreement.