Tag: foster kittens
What is a Foster-Based Rescue?
Foster-based rescues operate without a designated facility. Instead, they rely on volunteers in their communities to temporarily house animals they rescue. How Foster-Based Rescues Work Foster-based rescues rely on their own homes and on people in their communities to provide temporary housing and care for rescued animals. Whereas a government-operated humane society, for instance, has…
Introducing Foster Kittens to Your Pets: Pros and Cons
After a quarantine period, introducing your foster kittens to your resident pets is a great way to discover the kittens’ compatibility with other animals. However, there are several precautions to take and drawbacks to be aware of if you’re considering integration. If you foster for an organization, please make sure you are aware of their…
Fostering Multiple Litters: What to Do and How to Decide
New and experienced kitten fosters alike often feel pressured to take on more than one group of foster kittens at a time. While having the ability to do so is a wonderful way to save more lives, it’s important that you’re prepared for the challenge it brings. You need to (1) check in with yourself…