I fully understand that this is a legal and binding contract.
I fully understand that the animal(s) I am fostering is and remains the property of Rescue Animals in Need Inc.
I fully understand that I am voluntarily providing a temporary foster home for this animal as an unpaid service to Rescue Animals in Need Inc
I have not paid a fee for this animal.
I understand that I may not under any circumstance give away, sell or lose this animal without the written permission of Rescue Animals in Need Inc. I understand that in the event that I lose this animal I will be responsible to Rescue Animals in Need Inc for the full adoption fee of the animal.
I fully understand that Rescue Animals in Need Inc makes every effort to maintain
healthy animals. Any signs of disease, injury, or other abnormalities are noted to the best
abilities of Rescue Animals in Need Inc. I understand that it is not always possible to
know when an animal is incubating a disease or has genetic defects causing it to become
ill after placement in a foster home. If at any time I become aware of a health or
behavioral issue, I will contact Rescue Animals in Need Inc. immediately and transport
the animal to the veterinarian or location of their choice.
I understand that Rescue Animals in Need Inc will not provide food and supplies for this animal during the foster period. I agree to incur these expenses as part of the responsibilities of a foster. However, I understand that all medical expenses will be paid for by Rescue Animals in Need Inc. unless otherwise agreed upon in writing or injury/illness is caused by neglect by myself, my family or guests..
I understand that I must call to have an authorized member of Rescue Animals in Need Inc. pre-arrange all veterinary appointments with their specified veterinarian. The only exceptions are life and death situations where emergency care is vital.
I assume personal responsibility for the humane and loving care of this animal while in my possession.
I will not breed this animal or allow it to be bred.
I will not use this animal for fighting, occult activity, or laboratory research of any type.
Furthermore, I will not knowingly surrender this animal into any of these or similar
This animal, if a cat, will not be let outdoors. This animal, if a dog, will not be left totally outdoors and will only be allowed outdoors in an enclosed yard our while on a leash and will be supervised at all times.
This animal will not be left in the unsupervised care of children fo any length of time.
I understand that in the case of inhumane and/or cruel treatment to this animal while in my care, that I am in breach of this contract and the animal will be returned to Rescue Animals in Need Inc. immediately. Furthermore, in the case of inhumane and/or cruel treatment of this animal, I could face prosecution under local, state, and federal laws and will be liable for any medical care and other costs incurred by RAIN.
I understand that if I can no longer foster this animal, I will contact a representative from Rescue Animals in Need to arrange for another foster home, giving a minimum of 48 hours notice.
I understand that if any of the supplies are not returned to Rescue Animals in Need Inc. at the time of the adoption of this animal, I will be responsible for replacing them at my own cost.
I agree that all arrangements to adopt out this animal and all adoption fees must be
handled by an authorized Rescue Animals in Need Inc. representative.
I agree to immediately return this animal at the request of Rescue Animals in Need Inc.
I understand that in order for my foster animal to get adopted, I will be required to bring the animal to a minimum of TWO adoption fairs per month, generally held every Saturday or Sunday at Petco on Daniels and 41 in Ft. Myers from 11:00am to 4:00pm.
I hereby release Rescue Animals in Need Inc. of any and all liabilities for damages or injuries caused by this animal while under my possession.
I understand that in signing this agreement to become a foster home, the conditions above are in full force. I also agree to be kind and loving to this foster animal and agree to notify. Rescue Animals in Need Inc. of any changes in the animal or my personal situation that may affect the care of the animal.
I understand that Rescue Animals in Need Inc. may schedule an in home visit at any time to check the condition of the animal while in foster care.
I agree to hold harmless Rescue Animals in Need Inc. their officers and employees for any damages and/or injuries incurred to myself, my pets, or any other person or property while acting as a foster home for one or more of their animals.
I have read and understand all of the above and agree to all terms. Failure to provide inaccurate information will result in immediate termination of this agreement and return of the animal to Rescue Animals in Need Inc.