Foster Application

All foster parents must reside in Duval, Clay, St. Johns, or Nassau county.

Yes. You must agree to the following:

  • Must live in a single family house. If renting, must obtain prior permission from landlord
    to foster a dog
  • Must have a fully fenced-in backyard. The fence must be a minimum of four (4) feet in
    height
  • No children under 8
  • No more than 2 other pets
  • Must take the fostered dog on daily walks
  • Cannot leave children or other pets alone with the fostered dog.
  • Cannot leave the fostered dog alone in the yard or off leash.
  • Cannot allow the fostered dog to be approached by people or other animals until you are
    confident that it is not aggressive or fearful of others.
  • Must provide transport for any necessary medical care designated by a G.R.E.A.T.
    Rescue-approved vet.
  • Must take the fostered dog to scheduled medical appointments (funded by G.R.E.A.T.) at
    the rescue’s designated veterinary hospital.
  • The fostered dog must wear a collar and identification tag at all times.
  • The fostered dog can be seen by a G.R.E.A.T. representative at any time, and you must
    acknowledge G.R.E.A.T. has the right to reclaim the fostered dog at any time, for any
    reason.
  • Fostered dogs are the property of G.R.E.A.T. RESCUE OF NE FLORIDA, INC. and
    cannot be sold, given away, exchanged, placed, or adopted without prior consent from
    G.R.E.A.T.
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Personal Information

Please be sure to fill out all required information below to avoid processing delays.
PLEASE NOTE: TO BE A FOSTER, YOU MUST LIVE IN CLAY, DUVAL OR ST. JOHNS COUNTIES IN FLORIDA. ALL FOSTERS MUST HAVE A FULLY FENCED SECURE BACK YARD WITH THE FENCE BEING A MINIMUM OF FOUR (4) FEET IN HEIGHT. 

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