Foster Form

Please use the form below to apply to foster a dog.

Please note: ALL FIELDS are mandatory. If you do not complete the form in full your application may not be processed.


    Phone Number (required)

    Address (required)

    When is the best time to contact you? (required)

    Please list the name, age and relationship of all other adults in the household (required)

    Please list the name age and relationship of all children in the household (required)

    If no children live with you, do any regularly visit? (required)

    What kind of property do you live in? (required)

    Do you own your own home? (required)

    If you answered no to the above, can you provide written permission to keep a pet? (required)

    Do you have a garden? (required)

    If you answered yes to the above, how big is it?

    If you have a garden is it enclosed and how big are the fences?

    How long have you lived at your current address? (required)

    Do you live by a busy road? (required)

    Where and for how many hours per day will the dog be exercised? (required)

    What kind of training can you offer the dog and will it be taken to classes if needed? (required)

    What arrangements will you make for the dog if you go on holiday? (required)

    Do you have any holiday commitments in the next six weeks? (required)

    Does anybody in your house suffer with pet allergies? (required)

    What is your employment status? (required)
    Employed (Full time)Employed (Part time)Self EmployedUnemployedRetired

    If you work, approximately how many hours per day?

    How many hours per day will the dog be left alone? (required)

    Where will the dog sleep at night? (required)

    What is the employment status of other members of you household?
    Employed (Full time)Employed (Part time)Self EmployedUnemployedNARetired

    Have you ever owned a dog before? If so, what breeds, how did you train them and how did you overcome any difficulties when they first arrived? (required)

    What kind of experience do you have with dogs? (Training / vet tech / groomer / agility / rescue work) (required)

    Have you ever fostered an animal before? If so, tell us about your experience. (required)

    What pets do you currently own and how long have you owned them? Please list names, breed and gender. (required)

    If you currently own a dog, is it spayed/neutered? (required)

    Who will be the primary care giver and what will their role be? (required)

    We do not recommend using crates for our dogs as they will likely find this stressful. Do you agree to this? (required)

    Are you willing to cover the cost of caring for a foster dog, except for medical expenses? With medical bills we will endeavour to cover these through donations, we must see receipts for costs incurred. Please let us know about vet visits in advance. (required)

    Please describe the type of dog you would be willing to foster (age, breed, size etc) (required)

    Are there any behavioural issues you have experience with (shyness, nervousness, separation anxiety, aggression, destructiveness)? (required)

    If an adoption falls through, would you be happy to take on a foster at short notice as part of our emergency foster backup? (required)

    Under what circumstances would you no longer be able to keep a foster dog? (required)

    Are you willing to allow a 2 week settling in period before you decide you can no longer foster the dog? The journey over can be stressful and many dogs are timid when they arrive. It can take a couple of weeks for their true personalities to come through. (required)

    If your application is accepted we make use of independent home checkers to assess the suitability of your home to take on one of our dogs. Please tick here to confirm that you are happy for us to pass your details on to the home checkers.
    Check here if you accept these terms.