Is there is a specific dog you are applying to foster:
Mailing Address :
Emergency contact name and phone number:
Physical Address (If different from above):
Age of Applicant :
16 - 17 18 - 20 21 - 24 25 - 35 36 - 45 46 - 55 55+
Number of people in home:
Names and ages of other members of your household :
Do you have children under the age of 13 within the household or do under 13 year olds visit often?
Do you have any previous foster experience? :
Have you ever applied to foster with another rescue and been turned down?
If yes, please tell us which rescue and why:
Are you currently a foster for any other rescue?
If yes, which rescue?
Have you ever been convicted of or investigated as in relation to animal abuse; neglect or fined under either the Provincial Dog Act or Municipal Animal Control By-Laws?
If yes, please explain:
What type of dogs are you willing to foster (Please check all that apply):
Dogs 15 lbs and under Dogs 15-30 lbs Dogs 30-60 lbs Dogs 60-100 lbs Puppies (under 8 months) Senior Dogs Dogs with medical needs
How did you hear about us? :
Facebook post Facebook page A friend Word of mouth Media outlet Twitter Other
Are you able to transport the animal to vet appointments while in your care
Does anyone in your home have allergies?
If yes, please explain:
Does anyone in your home have asthma?
If yes, please explain:
What do you feel is the most important part of being a foster parent?
Are you willing to foster this pet for the duration of their stay in the rescue (barring unusual circumstances) ?
Do you rent or Own your home?
Rent Own Other
If you rent please provide a letter or landlords information to state you are allowed animals?
Please describe your home:
Acreage/Farm Single Family Home Apartment/Condo Town Home Mobile home
Please describe your yard:
Fenced Dog House Dog Run Inside Sleeping Space I do not have a yard
Additional info (i.e. fence height, materials used, outdoor dog run etc.
Where will the dog be primarily kept?
Inside when I am not home Outside when I am not home Inside in a crate when I am not home Other
If Other, please explain:
Where will the dog sleep at night?
Will sleep in bed with me inside dog bed, not cage Will sleep in a crate at night time Other
If Other Please explain:
How many hours a day will the foster pet be without human company?
I go to school full time I go to school part time I work part time I work full time I work from home I am retired
Are you able to take dogs that need training to use the bathroom outside and or pee pads
What behaviours are you not willing to deal with?
What behaviours do you excel in if any in training dogs?
Do you have any previous experience or knowledge of medical needs in dogs please explain:
Please describe any pets you own, in as much detail as possible including cats, dogs or small pets (type, age, sex, etc.)
We'd love to see one or two images of you animals if you have them.
Please list any previous pets and why they are no longer with you
You NEED to call your vet and let them know we will be calling to do a reference check on you and your pets and allow them to release your information to us. Please ensure your vet(s) will have the following information: Proof of spay/neuter Proof of vaccinations You MUST call and give your vet permission to speak with us after submitting your application or we will be unable to proceed and finish your application. Please call your vets the same time as submitting this application because our volunteers call and check your references as soon as we can and applications come in.
Please note that we do require all animals in the home to be up to date on their core vaccines, and spayed/neutered for both the health of the animals in our care, and your own personal animals.
Please ensure the vet(s) will have the following information:
Proof of spay/neuter
Proof of vaccinations
Are your current pets spayed/ neutered?
Yes No I have no other pets
Are your current pets up to date on vaccinations?
Your vet's reference, name, number and address
If no vet info please provide two personal references that are not family
Have your pets ever had puppies or if male has he ever been bred previously?
If yes, please explain the circumstance and situation:
Please Describe the activity levels in your home
Low Medium High
Describe the activities you enjoy (i.e. walking)
What would you do if a behavior issue arises?
Is there anything else you would like to tell us about yourself or the dog you are looking to foster or anything you think we should know please do so here
If for any reason you are unable to continue fostering your animal, do you agree to notify Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue immediately and without hesitation?
Do you accept that Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue makes no explicit or implicit guarantees in and reference to the health, and/or temperament of the animal and furthermore that Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue in no way can be held liable with regards to this foster placement?
This animal is the property of Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue and you may not adopt it to anyone, give it away, sell it, rehome it, foster it out to anyone else, abuse it or breed it. You are not permitted to allow anyone else to take this animal without the knowledge AND consent of Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue. Do you understand and agree?
This animal is the property of Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue. You must abide by and follow all guidelines and regulations set out by the Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue. Do you understand and agree?
If at anytime any issue arises such as but not limited to behaviour issues such as aggression or guarding, illness and or medical conditions, you are to notify Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue IMMEDIATELY. Any and all vetting, training, or decisions must be made with the rescue organization and you must make contact immediately in any of these events. Do you understand and agree?
By checking the box below, I confirm and accept the following:
that the information I have given is true and that I recognize that any misrepresentation of the facts may result in my losing privilege of fostering a pet.
I understand and agree that Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue makes no guarantees in reference to the health, and/or temperament of the animal, nor does Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue guarantee the animal is housebroken and that Canadian Odd Squad in no way can be held liable with regards to this foster placement.
I understand and agree that I will not tether or otherwise tie or secure the dog outside unattended. Yes, I agree to all of the above. The information I have provided is true and accurate. No, I do not agree.
By typing my name below, I confirm that the information I have given is true and that I recognize that any misrepresentation of the facts may results in losing my privilege of fostering a pet. I understand that this application is legal property of Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue and I authorize investigation of all statements on this application. I also permit them to contact any veterinarians whose names are provided. In addition, I understand the fostering decision is dependent on many factors, including but not limited to the compatibility of the family and home to the individual animal. I understand it is Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue prerogative to decide which home is most appropriate and that their decision is final, and therefore I will not argue with the decision. I understand Canadian Odd Squad Animal Rescue has the right to refuse any application. Typing your name is equal to signing the physical paper.
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