Foster a Pet and Help Save Lives.

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Thank you for considering opening your heart and home to a shelter animal! Fostering is an immensely rewarding experience as it is a very personal way to become involved in saving an animal’s life. This program has dramatically increased the number of animals our shelter can save and plays an integral part in the shelter’s ability to find homes for nearly 2,000 homeless pets annually. Foster parents truly give these animals a second chance at life. Our busiest time of year is spring and summer but foster homes are needed all year round. 

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We provide training, supplies, and veterinary care while pets are in your care. For more information, e-mail or click on the links below.


1. Read our Foster Program FAQ

2. Apply here Online Foster A Pet Application 

Alternatively you may download and fill out the Foster A Pet Application PDF and email it to, fax it to us at 856-424-8318, or drop it off at the shelter.


more information

Foster Care Brochure 

Foster Parent to Adoptive Parent Information Sheet 

Kitten's Age and Characteristics  Pictures and descriptions of kittens from 1 day old to 10 weeks

Sound like a great fit for you? Fill out the Online Foster A Pet Application



Animal Welfare Association

509 Centennial Blvd., Voorhees, NJ 08043
Phone: 856.424.2288 | Fax: 856.424.8318     

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