Military Pets Foster Programs

Note: This information may not be current.

What to do with your pets when you’re called to duty?

 

Military Pets FOSTER Project© / Keeping Love Waiting©

A Nationwide & Global network of Individual Foster Homes that will house, nurture and care for the dogs, cats, birds, horses and all other pets for all the Military personnel.

Guardian Angels for Soldiers Pets   

Mission: Supporting our Military, Veterans, and their beloved Pets to ensure the pets are reunited with their owners following a deployment (combat or peace-keeping mission) in harm’s way to fight the global war on terrorism or unforeseen emergency hardship impacting their ability to retain their pet’s ownership rights.

Clients:

  • Active duty single and married couples deploying (combat, peacekeeping or humanitarian related mission).
  • Wounded warrior assistance related to a medical and/or homeless situation by working with the various VA medical and homeless transition program representatives (mentor, counselor, social work, etc.)
  • Family of deployed hero related to a medical situation within the family that would have an impact for the family to care for their dog during the spouse’s deployment.
  • Military family PCSing out of the country and taking their pet(s) with them, but due to airline restrictions (weather related) or regulations related to shots and quarantine requirements pet(s) are unable to travel at the same time as military service member. Foster length to be between 3-6 months.

Also check out:

http://www.azhumane.org/our-services/alternative-placement/

https://www.netpets.org/netp/foster.php

http://www.americanhumane.org/animals/adoption-pet-care/issues-information/fostering-military-pets.html