Fostering Application 2017-04-06T08:17:28+00:00

Fostering Application Form

Please carefully fill out this form, providing explanations wherever necessary. When you are finished, please click the “Send” button on the bottom of the form to send your application. Our foster coordinator will phone you within a few days, so please make sure to give us a valid phone number. This is not an adoption application! If you would like to adopt a cat, please fill out our “Adoption Application“.

 IMPORTANT!! PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION BEFORE FILLING OUT THIS FORM:

  1. WE NEED FOSTER HOMES IN WISCONSIN, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, SOUTHERN MICHIGAN, EASTERN IOWA, AND EASTERN MINNESOTA. IF YOU ARE WITHIN EASY DRIVING DISTANCE OF ONE OF THESE AREAS, PLEASE DO FILL OUT THIS FORM.
  2. IF YOU  HAVE A SEPARATE ROOM IN WHICH TO KEEP FOSTER CATS, PLEASE DO FILL OUT THIS FORM. (Foster cats need their own space to settle and get used to things by themselves and not have to deal with a strange household with strange animals in their faces)
  3. IF YOU HAVE FAMILY MEMBERS THAT ARE ON BOARD WITH FOSTERING, PLEASE DO FILL OUT THIS FORM.
  4. IF YOU  LIKE TO INTERACT WITH DIFFERENT TYPES OF  PEOPLE AND ARE FINE WITH THE IDEA OF ADOPTERS COMING TO YOUR HOME TO ADOPT AND COUNSELING THEM ABOUT THE KITTY IN YOUR CARE, PLEASE DO FILL OUT THIS FORM.
  5. IF YOU HAVE A FLEXIBLE PERSONALITY, ARE WILLING TO LISTEN, LEARN AND FOLLOW SUGGESTIONS, PLEASE DO FILL OUT THIS FORM!
  6. IF YOU OWN YOUR OWN HOME PLEASE DO FILL OUT THIS FORM (Sorry, any cat can potentially damage something and we don’t want landlords angry at us for this…no renters please)
  7. IF YOU ARE WILLING TO DRIVE, NETWORK AND BE STRONGLY COMMITTED TO AN ORGANIZATION THAT PLACES 600 CATS A YEAR INTO GREAT HOMES, PLEASE DO FILL OUT AN APPLICATION (if you just want to foster one and adopt it…please do not…this is a very busy rescue and we need long-term people. We have LOTS of cats available to adopt right now!).

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Address (required)

Your City State Zip

Your Home Phone

Your Work Phone

Do you live in
Single Family HouseTownhouseApt/Condo

Do you rent or own?
RentOwn

If you rent, are cats permitted?
YesNo

If you rent, what is your landlord's name and phone number?

Your Employer

Your Occupation

Your Work Schedule

Number of people in your household
Adults Children Ages

Please list your current pets

Pet's nameCat/Dog/Other?SexAgeSpayed/Neutered
Date last vaccinated
YesNo
YesNo
YesNo
YesNo

Name and phone number of your current veterinarian

If you have cats, are they...
Indoor OnlyIndoor/OutdoorMainly outdoor

Have your cats been tested for Feline Leukemia (FeLV)?
YesNo

Are any FeLV-positive?
YesNo

Have your cats been tested for FIV (Feline AIDS)?
YesNo

Are any FIV positive?
YesNo

What type of food do you feed your cats?
Dry Food OnlyDry & Canned FoodCanned Food Only

Which brand(s) of food do you use?

Please list your previous pets

Pet's nameCat/Dog/Other?Owned how long?Why is it no longer with you?If the animal died,cause of deathAge at death

Have you ever fostered animals for a humane organization or animal shelter?
YesNo

If yes, which group(s) and when?

Have you ever been rejected as a foster home?
YesNo

If yes, by which group(s) and why?

Why do you want to foster for the SPCR?

How long are you willing to keep a foster cat?

Please Check the Types of Cats/Kittens You Are Willing To Foster:
Kittens not requiring bottle feeding
Cat that has been abused, neglected, or stressed
Cat with a physical handicap
Cat on daily medication
Cat recovering from illness/injury/surgery
Cat with perceived behavioral problems

Are you able to give
Pills
Liquid meds
Injections

Do you have a separate room or space where you would keep a foster cat?
YesNo

Where?

Do you have a cage?
YesNo

Do you have extra cat supplies (litter pan, dishes, cat bed, etc)?
YesNo

What supplies would you need?

Are you familiar with the techniques of introducing another animal into the household?
YesNo

Are you willing to take the cat to an SPCR-approved vet for care needed?
YesNo

Are you willing to talk to prospective adopters about your foster cat?
YesNo

Give the names and phone numbers of two references

If you have any questions about the application or our organization, email us at felinefoster@gmail.com. The process takes approximately 7-14 days, and we are all volunteers, so please be patient.

When you are finished filling out this form, please click the Send button below.