Foster Application

Foster Application

    Thank you SO MUCH for your interest in fostering. Without our foster homes, no beagle would ever be saved. We know that fostering can be tough; it is very easy to get attached to these dogs. We are here to fully support you and to let you know that for every foster you fall in love with, we promise there will be dozens more to follow that are just as sweet and wonderful. The day that you hand the leash of your foster dog to his or her new family is just about the most wonderful day in a rescuer's life. It is a fantastic feeling and we hope you get hooked!

    Please note fosters must be 21 years of age or older .

    First Name(*)
    Last Name(*)
    Spouse/Partner Name
    Street Address(*)
    City(*)
    State(*)
    Zip Code(*)
    Email(*)
    Please retype your email(*)
    Phone Number(*)
    Driver's License State (NOT number)(*)

    Your Occupation(*)
    Place of Employment(*)
    Office Phone(*)
    Spouse/Partners Occupation(*)
    Spouse/Partners Place of Employment(*)

    How many adults are in your household(*)
    How many children?(*)
    Children(s) Age(s)

    Are all members of your household willing to be responsible for a foster dog?(*)
    YesNo

    Would you say your level of activity as a family is
    Does anyone in your household have allergies? YesNo
    Does anyone in your household smoke? YesNo
    You live in:
    Is there a fenced yard? YesNo
    What type of fencing?
    How high is the fence
    If you rent, please supply landlord name and phone number
    How many years have you lived at this address?

    Please tell us about your pets
    Pet 1 Type NoneCatDog
    Pet 1 Age
    Pet 1 Gender MaleFemale
    Spayed/Neutered YesNo
    Pet 1 current on (check all that apply)
    rabies vaccinationsother age appropriate vaccinationsheartworm prevention
    what happened to the pet if no longer with you?

    Pet 2 Type NoneCatDog
    Pet 2 Age
    Pet 2 Gender MaleFemale
    Spayed/Neutered YesNo
    Pet 2 current on (check all that apply) rabies vaccinationsother age appropriate vaccinationsheartworm prevention
    what happened to the pet if no longer with you?

    Pet 3 Type NoneCatDog
    Pet 3 Age
    Pet 3 Gender MaleFemale
    Spayed/Neutered YesNo
    Pet 3 current on (check all that apply) rabies vaccinationsother age appropriate vaccinationsheartworm prevention
    what happened to the pet if no longer with you?

    What other pets do you have?

    Current/most recent veterinarian
    Current/most recent veterinarian's phone number
    Have you previously given up a pet? (*)

    YesNo

    If yes, please explain:

    Reference #1 name
    number
    relationship to you

    Reference #2 name
    number
    relationship to you

    Reference #3 name
    number
    relationship to you

    Is someone home during the day or will someone be able to come home during the day to exercise the dog? (*) YesNo
    Please provide details: (*)
    Where/how will the dog be confined on your property during the day: (*)
    Where/how will the dog be confined on your property at night: (*)
    Other information that may be relevant with regards to confinement of the dog (doggy day care, etc.):
    Have you used a crate previously? (*) YesNo
    Is this your first experience with a beagle? (*) YesNo
    Have you ever fostered for a shelter or rescue group? (*) YesNo
    Please list two or three things you know about beagles specifically
    How long are you comfortable fostering a dog for? (*) 1-2 days1 week2 weeks1 monthAs long as it takes
    What age(s) are you most interested in fostering? Select all that apply Puppy (under 6 months)Young (6-18 months)Adult (18 months to 8 yearsSenior (over 8 years)
    What potential medical issues are you comfortable with managing? Select all that apply Kennel coughIntestinal parasitesMinor to moderate flesh woundsBroken bonesDaily medication for chronic conditionAllergiesSpecial dietHeartworm (crate rest)Post-spay/neuter care
    What behavioral issues are you comfortable with managing? Select all that apply HousebreakingCrate-trainingMild to moderate anxietyFood aggression (other dogs)Leash trainingFearSocialization
    There are very rare times when the best thing we can do for a dog is to put it to sleep. Is this something you are comfortable with? YesNoWould like to talk about it
    Is there anything else you would like to add?
    How did you hear about us? (This will help our marketing so please answer.)
    If you had a referral from a friend or a group, please let us know who it was:
    Type your initials in the box to confirm your understanding. (*)