The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
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Bowen and Kittens in Foster Home
As a member of Refuge Rescue Cats' foster home program, you will play an instrumental role in our rescue operations by housing rescued cats and kittens, caring for them as your own pets and preparing them for adoption into permanent homes.
Foster care placement can range from a few days to upwards of six months, depending on the cat. Adoption activity can be cyclical, declining at certain times of the year and then increasing at others
Daily cat care including feeding, providing fresh water and accessible, well-maintained litter box(es)
Socialize foster cat(s) - i.e. play, affection
Transport cat to/from vet clinic, if necessary
Meet with potential adopters, so they can view the cat in a home environment
Liaise with foster home volunteers and adoption coordinators