Foster Parent Application

  1. Apply online to become a foster parent for Citizens for Animal Protection! After we review your application, you will receive an invitation to a foster parent orientation. Attendance at an orientation is required for all CAP volunteers. You must be 18 years of age or older to be a CAP foster parent.

    Thank you for your interest in helping Houston's homeless animals!

  2. Personal Information
  3. First Name(*)
    Please add your first name.
  4. Last Name(*)
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  5. Age(*)
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  6. Address(*)
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  7. City(*)
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  8. State(*)
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  9. Zip Code(*)
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  10. Email Address(*)
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  11. Home Phone(*)
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  12. Cell Phone
  13. Employer(*)
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  14. Work Phone
  15. Have you ever been employed by CAP? If so, list employment dates:(*)
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  16. Are you currently a volunteer for CAP? If so, how long have you volunteered, and in what capacity:(*)
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  17. Do you:
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  18. Rental Information
  19. Landlord Phone
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  20. Landlord Name
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  21. Do you have permission to temporarily care for animals in your home?
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  22. Home & Pets
  23. Do you have a fenced yard? (*)
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  24. If so, is the fence in good condition?
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  25. List the names and ages of all people currently living in the home:(*)
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  26. Names those who are home during the day:
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  27. Do you or anyone in the home have any pet-related allergies?(*)
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  28. List all animals currently in the home, including age, sex, breed, spayed or neutered, and vaccinations (FVRCP/Felv or DHLPP/Bordatella, rabies, heartworm prevention): (*)
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  29. Have you ever cared for sick, injured, or orphaned animals? If so, explain.(*)
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  30. We recommend that new foster animals entering the home remain isolated from owned pets for a minimum of 1-2 weeks to reduce the possibility of spreading unknown health issues to owned animals. Where and how will you keep your foster animal during this time?(*)
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  31. What veterinary office do you take your pets to?(*)
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  32. Humane Experience
  33. Are you currently fostering animals for another group? If so, which group?
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  34. List any animal organizations/rescue groups you are currently a foster or member of:
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  35. What interested you in becoming a foster parent for our shelter?(*)
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  36. Have you had any animal diseases in your household, i.e. Parvo, Distemper, Feline Leukemia, Feline AIDS? If so, when and what type(*)
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  37. Foster Preferences
  38. Canine Preferences(*)










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  39. Feline Preferences(*)









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  40. Submit Your Application
  41. Security Code(*)
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