Wildfires are devastating communities across California, causing more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes and threatening many more. The Camp Fire in Northern California -- one of three blazing across the state -- is the most destructive in state history. We want to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you find access to shelter. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know the most effective ways to contribute.
Duties and Responsibilities: Willingness to take in one or more cat/kitten or puppy/dog for the duration of time they are awaiting adoption Willingness to make a commitment to keeping foster until it is adopted Knowledge of appropriate pet care Kowledge, compassion and respect for all animals
Prepare accurate descriptions for each animal attending adoption, including age, personality likes/dislikes, and what the ideal home would be
Work in tandem with the Vet Tech to monitor animals in foster care.
Agree to follow AAA policies regarding foster care (attached to this job description)
Transport animal to adoption events
Transport animal to any appropriate medical appointments
Follow up with potential adopters in a timely manner
The ability to work independently and as a team member
Previous animal shelter experience preferred
Familiarity with animal health, know general health care and first aid
Clear and enthusiastic communication skills
Sense of humor and optimism
Deep concern for the humane treatment of all animals