Foster Hero

 

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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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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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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Foster Hero Story: Meet Amanda, Kiwi & lotsa little ones

After separating from the Air Force in 2013, Amanda went to school to become a professional dog trainer with the goal of helping shelter dogs, specifically Pitbulls. When Kiwi arrived at a shelter extremely pregnant….

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Nicole & the Septuplets

Fostering seven at once? All the more to love! This couple fostered an entire kitten kindergarten class! See their fun video in the story. Nicole, what motivated you to foster? Fostering is such a great…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Charles & Lucy

Sometimes fostering turns into true love. Even when you least expect it. That’s what happened when Charles got to know Lucy. This was your first time fostering. How did it come about? I had worked…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Nancy & George

Being chased by wild pigs? A foster hero to the rescue! In a jungle on the east side of Maui (in Hana), a Good Samaritan found six-month-old George being chased by wild pigs!! They scooped…

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