Adopting Cats on the Road: The Traveling Fosters Program
Learn how the Humane Society of Washington County’s volunteers have doubled their capacity for cats and adopted out hundreds of animals.
Care and Feeding of Foster Families
Join a discussion of best practices related to managing, cultivating and retaining foster volunteers.
Conversational Adoption Counseling
Conversational adoption counseling helps you get the information you need while reducing adopter stress and creating a positive impression.
Early-Age Care for Foster Animals
Dr. Sandra Newbury discusses early age foster care for puppies and kittens, from neonates to 8-weeks old.
Engaging Foster Parents to be Adoption Ambassadors
Learn about a program that will help give your at-risk dogs an improved quality of life and a good chance of finding a home.
Foster Vacation Planning
Learn how foster care reduces an animal’s length of stay in the shelter.
Learn how Seattle Animal Shelter runs successful about dog, cat, and critter foster-based adoption programs.
Getting Shelter Animals Ready for Foster Care
Learn about preventive treatments, as well as medical / behavioral assessment screening before and after foster care placement.
Increasing the Odds of a Successful Adoption
Discover the best ways to prepare and provide support for adopters bringing a new dog into their home.