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In Home Animal Care! Fosters Needed ASAP!

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Best Friends Animal Society

Strut Your Mutt

Foster families provide short-term, in-home care for shelter pets until they are ready to be adopted. When you foster, you’re giving an animal the love and attention that they need while waiting for a forever home. Plus, fostering is easy, fun, and rewarding! 

Here’s how to get started:

1. To ensure that our Foster Program is the right fit for you, please take the time to watch our informational Foster Orientation Video. 2. If you’re ready to join our foster family, please complete one of the foster questionnaires below. This helps us match a foster animal that will fit your lifestyle! a. D og Foster Questionnaire b. Cat Foster Questionnaire 3. One of our Foster Coordinators will be in touch with you within 24-72 hours! In the meantime, please review the Foster FAQs for more information.

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About Best Friends Animal Society


5001 Angel Canyon Rd., Kanab, UT 84741, US

Mission Statement

Every day, nearly 2,000 dogs and cats are killed in America's shelters. But every day, there's something all of us can do to help save those animals. Together, we can Save Them All.


About Best Friends Animal Society:

Best Friends Animal Society is the only national animal welfare organization focused exclusively on ending the killing of dogs and cats in America's shelters. An authority and leader in the no-kill movement since its founding in 1984, Best Friends runs the nation's largest no-kill sanctuary for companion animals, as well as life-saving programs in partnership with rescue groups and shelters across the country. Since its founding, Best Friends has helped reduce the number of animals killed in shelters from 17 million per year to less than 1 million. Best Friends has the knowledge, technical expertise and on-the-ground network to end the killing and Save Them All(tm).

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Homeless & Housing


We'll work with your schedule.


1414 Bonner streetHouston, TX 77006



  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Community Outreach




  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two Weeks minimum
  • If under 18 a parent must sign up to foster/volunteer as legal guardian.

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