Foster & Adoption Stories

Heartwarming, wonderful stories about great foster families and the difference they made in the lives of the animals they've fostered and the families they've helped complete. Links open in a new window.

♥ Foster Mama Susan ~ Cassie -
a Chiweenie (Chihuahua/Dachshund mix), was brought to a very high kill shelter in Texas by her owner. She stated that Cassie was pregnant. And she said that Cassie had been screaming for two days and “we still ain’t got no puppies” ... read more

♥ Foster Mama Susan ~ Rain - A Good Samaritan on the West End beach in Galveston, TX found her. After three days of trying to find her owners, she contacted Weimaraner Rescue. I was the closest, so I drove in the pouring rain to pick her up ... read more

♥ Foster Mama Susie ~ Khia - is a pure bred rottweiler. She was used as a breeding dog, then when she was of no use, they just dumped her at animal control in Chicago. She only had 72 hours to find a rescue before being put to sleep ... read more

♥ Foster Mama Ashley ~ Percy - My new husband and I have fostered dogs for awhile now, but recently had the privilege of fostering a 16 year old poodle named Percy. His owners dumped him at the pound because he was old ... read more

♥ Foster Mama Diana ~ Lucky - On Valentine's day last year, the Chihuahua Rescue of San Diego received an email from a good soul named Allyson. She explained that she'd gone to a garage sale & there was a young male Chihuahua with a $20 sticker on him ... read more

♥ Foster Mama Susan ~ Gumbo & Creole - We were chained to the porch. Our family said they had to leave. They said they would be back as soon as they could. Creole and I waited. Then the storm came. We were so scared ... read more

♥ Foster Mama Susan ~ Peppy - was brought to the shelter by a Good Samaritan who spotted him near the gates of her community. Peppy was so emaciated that the shelter manager immediately took him to the clinic ... read more

♥ Foster Mama Dawn ~ Lily - Lily reeked. When I picked her up from another volunteer in the parking lot of a McDonald's hours from my house, that was the first thing I noticed. She smelled and looked ... read more

♥ Foster Mama Brenda ~ Isla - I wanted to share the story of one of my best foster experiences. I am an animal control officer for a large county. I received a call about a Pit Bull running at large in a huge conservation area ... read more
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