Foster Application

We ask that you review the Foster FAQ’s prior to submitting your application.  It is important that you understand GRRAND’s foster process and requirements, some of which may impact the suitability of your application (geographic areas served by GRRAND, fencing requirements, etc.).

If fostering sounds like the niche for you, fill out the online application below or complete the printable Foster Application and submit it by postal mail.  Prior to fostering one of GRRAND’s dogs you will be required to complete and submit the GRRAND Foster Agreement Form.


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Foster Application

A response to each question on this application is required. If you omit a question, the application will not be processed when you select “submit.” In this case, browse through the application and look for the highlighted errors, make your corrections and then re-submit.

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Rescued Golden Retrievers may have been in neglectful and/or abusive situations, and therefore may experience difficulty making the transition to a new home.
Includes grandchildren, neighbors, etc.
Example: M-F 8:30 - 5:00
Example: M-F 8:30 - 5:00
What interests/hobbies do you enjoy?
Examples: Work, school, church, etc.
Check all that apply
A dog with a medical condition, or that is paired with another dog and cannot be separated
Please identify the breed, age, and name of each pet
In the past 6 years, how many dogs have you owned that you no longer have?
In the past 6 years, how many cats have you owned that you no longer have?
Please describe these dogs and/or cats, and explain what happened to them.
If you answered "Yes" to this question, enter all requested veterinary clinic information for your current dog or cat. We cannot process your application without this information. If you don't have a pet, enter the information for your previous dog or cat. Do not list the name of a vet that you plan to use in the future.
All fields are required
List three references along with area code and phone numbers. Your application cannot be processed until we have made contact with your references. In order to expedite the processing of your application, please provide references who can be easily reached and who have been informed that they will be receiving a call from GRRAND volunteers on your behalf. NOTE: You may NOT use your veterinarian or anyone else living in your residence as a reference. In addition, only one reference may be a relative.
Check all that apply. Cannot be a household member or veterinarian. Use this section if one of your references is a family member.
Check all that apply. Cannot be a household member, veterinarian or family member.
Check all that apply. Cannot be a household member, veterinarian or family member.
Please tell us why yours would be a good foster home
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