Tools & Tips
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10 Ways to Thank Animal Foster Families
Try these free and low-cost tips to show gratitude for your animal shelter or rescue’s foster families.
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.
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
How to Facilitate Dog Adoptions Directly from Foster to Adoptive Homes
Download and customize protocols to help facilitate dog adoptions directly from foster to adoptive homes.
How to Start or Elevate an Adoption Ambassadors Program
Exciting things can happen when shelters and rescues empower foster parents to market and directly adopt out their own foster dogs! Learn Adoption Ambassadors step-by-step.
Pet Adoption Certificate from Foster Family to Adopter
Dog foster families can share this adoption certificate, which serves as a commemoration of the pup’s gotcha day and a contact information sheet.