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Adoption Ambassador Training Materials
Download and customize this presentation to help guide your Adoption Ambassador trainings to get cats and dogs adopted safely direct from foster homes
Behavior Tips for Intact Male Cats
Give foster caregivers and adopters four tips for living with an intact male cat in the rare circumstance when routine spay and neuter is not available.
Behavior Tips for Intact Male Dogs
Give foster caregivers and adopters six tips for living with an intact male dog in the rare circumstance when routine spay and neuter is not available.
Emergency Foster Resources
Use these fostering resources to help you recruit and manage fosters during an emergency like the COVID-19 pandemic.
4 Effective Strategies to Adopt Out Foster Kittens
Learn four effective ways to find homes for foster kittens, including Adoption Ambassadors, mega-adoption events, pet supply stores and relocation.
5 Ways to Find More Foster Parents
Looking for more foster families? These five areas of focus can help you find people who may not have considered fostering before but welcome the opportunity.
6 Tips for Retaining Foster Families
Want to keep your foster families happy and thriving? These six tips can help you meet their needs and ensure your foster program's success.
Bust More Myths, Get More Fosters
Here are the seven top myths about fostering kittens with their answers. Share with staff and other foster parents so they can recruit friends & families.
5 Tips to Support Kitten Foster Caregivers in Areas of High Shelter Intake
By supporting community members who are already providing foster care for kittens, animal welfare organizations can strengthen what’s already working.