Foster Volunteer Application

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the Animal Friends Alliance foster volunteer team!


The Animal Friends Alliance foster volunteer team is filled with compassionate community members who strongly believe in preventing pet homelessness. Every day, our foster volunteer team members strive to help their foster animals find the perfect home.


Please answer the following questions to help us learn more about you and your desire to open your heart and home to animals in need. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom. You will receive a confirmation immediately with information on attending a foster onboarding.


You can sign up for onboarding by following this link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050e4ba8a62daafb6-animal


**Please note: you will be asked to enter your SSN in this application so that we can perform a mandatory background check required to become an Animal Friends Alliance volunteer. If you are uncomfortable entering this on our online form, please enter zero's and we will call you to collect your SSN at the time of the background check.**


Personal Information


Foster Choices


Emergency Contact


Household Information


Personal pet information


Please describe your household.


General Fostering Information


Previous Experience


Time Commitment


Daily Schedule


Foster Volunteer Application Agreement

I understand and agree that submitting this application does not automatically register me as an Animal Friends Alliance foster home.


I understand that I am responsible for paying a non-refundable volunteer fee.


I confirm that I am 18 years of age or older.


I understand that I must complete a background check and my opportunity to volunteer is contingent on passing said background check.


I understand I must complete foster orientation and a home check before I am approved for fostering.


By submitting this form, I am agreeing to the following Foster Volunteer expectations:


-I am willing to transport my foster animals to and from the shelter as needed.

-I am willing to take photos or allow an Animal Friends Alliance volunteer to take photos in my home of my foster animals.

-I am willing to keep track of medical records and vaccinations, and report any health concerns immediately.

-I am willing to work in collaboration with a qualified Animal Friends Alliance Adoption Counselor to ensure that the new adoptive home meets our guidelines.

-I am willing to take at least three foster placements per year.


I attest that the information I have provided on this form is true and accurate.