Be a Hero to a Homeless Pet

Animals that enter the shelter that are very young, ill, injured or need a psychological break from the shelter are all candidates for our Foster program. These animals live with families outside of the shelter until they are ready to be spayed or neutered and adopted. Foster families allow us to take in more animals in need and also help to cut down on costs of staffing and food.

Medical Foster Opportunities

For information on how you can help with temporary housing for animals with medical needs, please contact Cathy Ford, Animal Care Manager, at  cahwanimalcare@rcn.com

Other Foster Opportunities

To help us with other fostering needs for puppies, kittens, pets who have behavior issues, need a home to be socialized in before finding their forever home, or just need a break from shelter, please email us at  cahwvolunteercoordinator@rcn.com
Foster Application