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Foster Hero Story: Meet Carolina & her foster kitties

Carolina and her family have been fostering many kittens varying in ages 0-8 months. This is certainly a huge effort because bottle babies and some kitties with special needs require good TLC. Learn how Carolina…

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Introducing Adoptimize

A new way to increase pet adoption rates We all know that online dating profiles can make or break the first impression and affect your chances of scoring a date. The same can apply for…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Veronica & Sam

It can be deeply satisfying to foster a senior pet. This household fostered a cat in his golden years and had just a wonderful experience. Here’s Veronica’s foster hero story! Why did Sam need to…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Kelly & Mooma

Being fostered helped this kitten keep her eye. Kelly, why did the pet Mooma need foster care? This sweet 4 month old kitten had an eye infection that had been resistant to treatment. Mooma needed…

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Foster Hero Story: See Hannah’s Fabulous Foster Album

Hannah and her, now, 12 year-old son have fostered over 250 dogs (and some kittens too) Why does she do it ? Why do you foster, Hannah? I just felt called to volunteer and feel…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Ann & learn how she built a family via foster

Yes, Fosters can infiltrate your heart! From a one to three cat family, the “foster” method! Ann shares that she likes fostering because it gives her a chance to make a difference without having to…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Vanessa & Carla, Willa

Vanessa saved Carla (hamster) and Willa (rat) from an animal shelter. Both hamsters and rats are smart, friendly, and most of them like to cuddle, making them great companions for families and kids. Here’s Vanessa’s…

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Enrich foster pet programs by addressing the needs of marginalized communities

Every year, millions of pets end up in shelters or in the care of rescue organizations. 911fosterpet’s co-founder, Betsy Banks Saul, shares her thoughts on how we can help and expand the foster program by…

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Foster Team Story: Meet Joyce, Samantha & Maxine

Most people think that “fostering a pet” means you need to have them in your home. But did you know that there are many behind the scene foster heroes who aren’t necessarily fostering the pet…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Chris & Parsley

A timid kitty learns to socialize and gets a forever home! Chris rescued Parsley, a 3-month-old kitten that was recovering from a cold at a local shelter and very much in need of socialization. What…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Joyce & Noodles

A tiny kitten shares gigantic lessons in resilience and finding joy in life. And finds a forever home in the process. Here’s Joyce’s foster pet hero story. (Note: a few of the photos below may…

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