Foster Form for Cats: The Humane Society of Greater KC

Thank you for your interest in becoming a foster parent!  To be considered for fostering cats,  you must: Be 21 years of age • Have the knowledge and consent of all adults living in your household • Have a valid ID with current address • Have the knowledge and consent of your landlord • Understand that The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City must approve your application before a pet is placed in your care.

Do you text? *
What type of cat are you able to foster? (check all that apply after reading the HSGKC Frequently Asked Foster Questions document posted online) *
Have you provided foster care for an animal in the past? *
Where do you live? *
Do you: *
Are there any persons who regularly visit the home (grandchildren, family members, etc)? *
Is anyone in your home allergic to cats? *
Would you be able to keep your foster cat or kittens in a separate area of your house, away from your own pets? *
Does your home have a dog or cat door? *
Please provide the following info about your current pets:
 Pet's NameType/BreedInside or Outside PetAgeSexSpayed or Neutered?
Please list any pets you have had in the past 10 years but who no longer live with you:
 Pet's NameType/BreedInside or Outside PetAgeSpayed or Neutered?Reason no longer with you
Do your current pets get along with other cats? *
Do you vaccinate your pets annually? *
Are you aware of the potential side effects of declawing a cat? *
Are any of your current/past cats declawed? *
Under what circumstances would you declaw? (check all that apply) *
Are there any dogs or cats who visit your home regularly? *
Are you hoping to adopt your foster pet if all goes well? *
Please list 3 references: *
Please check the box after reading each statement below: *

As a foster parent, you may have an animal in your care for a short period of time (1 week) or an extended period of time (as many as 3 months or more). The approximate length of time is determined on a case by case basis depending on the needs of the animal and the length of time you indicate you are able to foster. However, this amount of time is subject to change depending on circumstances at the shelter. If you know that you will be on vacation or otherwise unavailable during the period of time you are being asked to foster, please let us know as soon as possible. This will allow us to find the most suitable temporary accommodations for your animal.

As a foster parent, we want you to know that it is occasionally necessary to euthanize animals that have been in foster care. Although this is an option of last resort for terminal illness or severe behavioral reasons, it does occur.

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By submitting this form, I certify 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 an animal. I authorize investigation of all statements on this application. I understand that this application is property of the Humane Society of Greater Kansas City. *