A Foster Home is a temporary home for a dog until our organization
finds a permanent home for the dog. If you are interested in potentially
providing a permanent home for one of our dogs you should fill out a pre-adoption
application instead. During the adoption process, the adoptive home
is allowed a two week trial period to determine if the dog is match for
Thank you for offering to become a foster home for our organization!
To be considered as a foster home for our organization, you must:
Be 21 years of age or older.
If you rent your home you must have consent from your landlord to have
Have all dogs and cats in the home spayed or neutered, if they are 6
months or older, unless there are medical reasons for not doing so.
Have all dogs in the home up to date on vaccinations.
Agree to have a home visit done by one of our volunteers. The volunteer
will need to see the areas of the home where the dog will be allowed and
also visit with family members and current pets. Distance is a factor
in whether or not the required home visit can be completed. We are a 100%
volunteer run organization. Although we do have volunteer contacts in
many areas, some areas may be difficult for us to locate a volunteer to
conduct the home visit. We will let you know ASAP if your application
needs to be denied due to our inability to find a volunteer to conduct
the home visit.
You must also agree to the following conditions, which are included
in the foster home agreement contract:
Agree to have the dog wear a 4 Luv of Dog Rescue ID tag on its collar
at all times when in public or outdoors.
Agree to never allow the foster dog to be off leash when it is outdoors,
unless it is in a securely fenced in area.
Agree to have the foster dog reside in the home, not outside. The foster
dog may NOT be left outdoors if you are not at home. This includes outdoor
Agree to never allow foster dog to be left unattended with young children.
Our rescue organization is an all (unpaid) volunteer organization. For
each application we receive it takes us approximately 3 hours to review,
contact all personal and veterinary references, and make a decision on approval
of it. Depending upon volunteer availability, this can take us several days
to accomplish, especially when we receive many applications or if we have
difficulties reaching references.
To continue with the foster home application process click
here to indicate that you
have read, understand, and agree to the above.
Please complete the below foster home application to begin the foster
home approval process. Upon receipt of your application, the 4 Luv of
Dog Rescue application coordinator(s) will review your application and
speak with your references to determine if you qualify for appropriately
caring for a dog. After an application is approved a home visit is done.
Please allow us several days to review this application and contact your
Please answer all questions. If one does not apply, type in n/a.
If you have problems filling out this form, contact us.