I am over 18 Years old
Name - First
Name - Last
List the names and ages of other people currently residing in your home
What type of home do you live in?(ex single family, multi family)
If you rent, are you allowed to have pets? If so please provide a name and phone number for your landlord
Driver's License #.
Do you have reliable transportation?
Emergency contact name
Emergency contact number
Do you have health insurance?
Are you volunteering to fulfill a court ordered community service program? If yes please explain.
Are you fostering for any other organizations? (if yes please list)
Due to the expense of illnesses and risk of cross contamination, A.K.A. does not allow our fosters to foster for other organizations without expressed consent from our Director.
Are you interested in assisting us with cat care?
I am willing to foster the following
Mamas with kittens
Bottle feeders (orphans too young to eat on their own)
Orphans who are eating on their own
Older kittens (4+ weeks)
Are you interested in being on a Committee
Are you interested in doing Office/Secretarial jobs?
Are you interested in Fostering - Short Term
Are you interested in Fostering - Long Term
Are you comfortable administering oral meds?
Are you comfortable trimming nails?
Are you able to take animals to the vet or clinics if needed?
Are you able to bathe and groom animals
Are you interested in being a Foster Care Coordinator
Are you interested in planning or helping out at events
Are you interested in planning fundraising events. Please include interest in activities such as grant writing, donor searches, event planning etc.
Are you interested in driving animals to Vet appointments, adoption events, etc.
Are you interested in doing volunteer work at home
Are you interested in emailing flyers to friends and family
Are you interested doing social networking for us
Are you interested in emailing adoptable pet notices to my friends and family
Are you interested in being a Photographer for the rescue
Are you interested in being a Volunteer Cordinator
Are you interested in being an Adoption Counselor
How many hours are you willing to commit to as a volunteer?
Please explain what you hope to contibute as a volunteer?
Please explain what you hope to gain through your experience volunteering?
Please list any relevant animal care/volunteer experience.
Do you have a criminal conviction in the last 10 years?
Are you willing to undergo a background check?
Please provide 2 references, please include name, relationship, phone number and email address
Why do you think you would be a good foster for Amsterdam Kitten Adoption?
Do you currently have pets living in your home?
If you have pets please list the types of pets.
Are your pets current on rabies vaccines and spayed/neutered?
What is the name and phone number of your veterinarian?
If you have pets will you be able to keep your personal animals away from your foster animals?
PLEASE INITIAL, I am responsible for knowing and complying with the ordinances of the city in which I reside. I will not exceed the amount of animals I am authorized to house based on the city guidelines, or guidelines outlines by a lease.
PLEASE INITIAL All foster animals shall be provided with proper food, fresh water and proper shelter. The foster animal will be housed indoors, and in no situation will be left outside on a porch. The animal will be treated humanely by all members of the foster household.
PLEASE INITIAL The Foster Volunteer will not dispose of the animal in any way. The foster volunteer cannot give the animal away to another animal humane society or person, and will not abandon the animal in any way.
PLEASE INITIAL The Foster Volunteer agrees that all adopted cats be spayed or neutered. If not currently spayed/neutered, the animal being fostered is either ill or too young to undergo a sterilization procedure. The foster volunteer agrees NOT to use this animal for any type of breeding purpose.
PLEASE INITIAL If a representative of Amsterdam Kitten Adoption determines that the animal is not being cared for properly by the foster volunteer; Amsterdam Kitten Adoption has the right to take possession of the animal and cancel this agreement
PLEASE INITIAL The Foster Volunteer accepts any/all liability for any damage caused by this animal while it is under his/her care.
PLEASE INITIAL, I do understand that by participating in Amsterdam Kitten Adoption Foster Program I may receive an animal that has an undetected contagious medical condition. I understand that my personal pets may contract illnesses passed on from the foster animal and will in no way hold Amsterdam Kitten Adoption liable for any conditions my personal pet acquire. I understand that Amsterdam Kitten Adoption recommends that I keep my personal animal(s) separated from the foster animal(s) for a minimum of 10 days as a precaution.
PLEASE INITIAL The Foster Volunteer acknowledges that if any visits to a private veterinary clinic are made; they should first call Amsterdam Kitten Adoption. Any treatment received outside of Amsterdam Kitten Adoption program will be the financial responsibility of the foster volunteer.
PLEASE INITIAL As a rescue in the state of New York, we must maintain registration with the Department of Agriculture and Markets. A.K.A. must submit all foster caregivers name, address, telephone number and description of facilities to the Department of Agriculture and Markets. Additionally, the Department of Agriculture and Markets requires consent from A.K.A. granting them free entry to registered premises, buildings and offices. This includes foster homes, as they are considered an extension of our facility
PLEASE INITIAL, I acknowledge that I have read, understand and will adhere to all the terms, conditions, policies and procedures of Amsterdam Kitten Adoption Foster Program. I understand that if at any time I cannot fulfill these terms, conditions, policies and procedures of Amsterdam Kitten Adoption Foster Program I will, by mutual agreement end my tenure as a Foster Volunteer.