Foster Care Application

Thank you in advance for filling out this form. We are always in need of foster carers to help look after our rescue dogs. As a foster carer, you will be required to take the assigned dog into your own home until a permanent home can be found.

PERSONAL DETAILS

Full name *

Driver's Licence*

Date of Birth *

Your Email *

Mobile Number: *

Second Contact Number:

Address: *

Suburb & Postcode: *

Profession:*

Company Name:

Are you thinking of fostering for yourself?: *
YesNo (give details below)

YOUR LIVING ARRANGEMENTS

Will the dog be living at the same address?: *
YesNo (give details below)

Are you planning to move / relocate in the coming months?: *
YesNo (give details below)

Do you own your home? *
YesNo

If you are renting, please provide your landlord or property agent’s details.
INCLUDE: Landlord's/Agent's Name, Company Address, Contact Number (and their email if available)

PLEASE PROVIDE DETAILS OF YOUR FAMILY MEMBERS / HO-- -- USE MATES

Full Name Age Relationship Health Issues? (Asthma/Allergies, etc)

What type of home do you live in?: *
ApartmentAcreageHouseOther (give details below)

Do you have a yard or outdoor area? If yes, what is the approximate size of the outdoor area (sqm2)? *
YesNo

How high are your gates or fences? (cm)

Do you have a pool, hot tub or spa area?: *
YesNo

If you answered yes to the above question, is the area securely fenced so a dog can’t enter?:
YesNo

Are there young children at home?
YesNo

Do you plan to have kids in the future?
YesNo

Do young children visit your home often?
YesNo

YOUR SCHEDULE / HOME ENVIRONMENT

Employment type?

If you’re working, how many hours do you spend at work?

On average, how many hours would the dog be left alone at home each day?

Where will you keep the dog if there’s no one at home?

If you have to go away for more than a day, where would the dog stay and with whom?

Where would the dog be kept mostly when there are people home?

Where will the dog be kept during the night?

How frequently would you be able to walk the dog and for how long each walk?

YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH ANIMALS

Do you currently have other pets?
Yes (describe below)No

SPECIES BREED SEX AGE

If you have in the past, or currently have a vet, can you tell us who they are? Name of practice, Address, Contact number:

If you have in the past, or currently use a dog groomer, can you tell us who they are? Name of Groomer, Address, Contact number:

YOUR EXPECTATIONS

What are your reasons for fostering a dog?

Would you be willing to allow pre-screened potential adopters to visit the foster dog at your home if a prior appointment is made with you?
YesNo

Would you allow a BFA Rescue representative to visit your home?
YesNo

Are you able to transport your foster dog to and from our veterinary clinic for assessment and medical check-ups?
YesNo

Are you willing to implement our preferred dietary requirements for the foster dog?
YesNo

Please indicate what you’re willing to provide for your foster dog. While we endeavour to support all our foster carers to the best of our ability, any assistance you can provide would be much appreciated.
FoodParasite prevention (de-worming tablets or flea prevention)Leash, harness, and collarBasic veterinary care

Any comments you wish to make?

By submitting this questionnaire, you agree that ALL the information you have provided is correct. You understand that providing untruthful answers or failure to comply with the requirements of this application can result in the refusal of this application. By submitting this application, you agree to allow our representative to contact the referees/references you have provided. You understand that a property check will be required. We reserve the right to refuse any applicant.