Foster Family Program
“We find it richly rewarding to work with a foster animal, helping a dog acclimate and socialize with other pets in the home, eating side by side with other dogs, the experience and joys of riding in the car, snuggling on the sofa, and getting used to a normal lifestyle. We get excited to know that this animal is soon going to be placed in a perfectly suited home, and that makes our hearts happy.”
Our Animals Need You!
Fostering is a wonderful way to make BIG difference at Animal Care Sanctuary (ACS). By providing a temporary home for just one animal, you are creating room for another in need. You are providing the opportunity for positive growth in your foster animal’s emotional and physical well- being. Some animals are not equipped for the sanctuary atmosphere, preferring a calmer, quieter environment instead. When given the opportunity to live in this environment, the animal will become easier to adopt. Additionally, you are giving our animals reassurance that sanctuary life is temporary and a forever home is just around the bend. There is nothing more satisfying in life than knowing you are making a significant impact in life of another living being. Apply online today to join our team!
A Foster Care Success Story
Some dogs and cats don’t do well in the shelter environment. Having a foster program, gives them alternative housing, to help improve their emotional and physical well-being to get them ready to find their forever homes.
Here is one of our foster success stories.
You will be required to provide:
|Food and water bowls||Litter (Pan may be provided)|
|Food and water bowls||Food and water bowl|
|Blankets and toys||Food|
|Consistent daily training||Blankets and toys|
But most importantly, both cats and dogs will need as much love as you can give them.
Provided for you:
All vet care including spay/neuter, vaccines, microchip, and initial flea treatment
“Adopt Me” bandana or vest
Collar, harness, and leash
Basic professional training advice
Business cards and profile of pet’s information
18 yrs or older
Certain you can have an animal at your residence
Current pets up to date on state required vaccinations and are spayed or neutered
Dogs must be introduced to your other dogs before being placed
Please check local ordinancwes about the number of pets allowed in your home.
How a Foster Makes An Impact:
Improves the emotional and physical well- being of our dogs and cats
Decreasing the length of an animal’s stay in the sanctuary
Reach the public in ways that we are not able to do on a day- to- day basis, educating the public about our facility, mission, and the wonderful opportunities offered through ACS
Providing space for us to help other animals in the community and surrounding areas
OUR EAST SMITHFIELD LOCATION
East Smithfield, PA 18817
East Smithfield, PA 18817
Wellsboro, PA 16901
VISIT OUR ONLINE PHARMACY
Together we can make a difference.
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