Many of the animals that come into the SPCA Auckland Animal Village need additional care, treatment and socialisation before finding their new forever home. Our volunteer foster parents provide a temporary home for these animals and help them recover from surgery, give them medicine for an illness, or work with them to improve their behaviour.
We need foster parents to provide temporary homes for cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs and farm animals year-round, but our greatest need for cat fosterers is during the busy summer months.
Special notes for dog and farm animal foster parents:
Every animal has different needs, but a typical foster experience might include:
If you can help give an animal a second chance at life, please apply now!
*Please note our applications for fostering all animals are currently on hold due to high application numbers. Please keep this page bookmarked to keep an eye on applications reopening.
Alternatively, please contact our friendly Fostering Team to find out more - just call 09 256 2525 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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