I agree to provide a Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue representative access to all parts of my home and property for a home inspection before my application to foster is approved.
I understand that I may be required to provide foster care to my foster animal for an extended and indefinite period of time.
I agree that I am over 21 years of age.
I understand that Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue provides no guarantee as to the health of my foster animal and that my foster animal may have medical needs, socialization problems, and may not be housebroken.
I agree to provide my foster animal with veterinary care as authorized by Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue, and I will not arrange or pay for any elective veterinary care for my foster animal without the express consent of an authorized Cypress Lucky Mutt representative.
I will take all necessary precautions to prevent my foster animal from either impregnating another animal or becoming impregnated. In the event that happens, I will notify Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue immediately.
I understand that I may only have my foster animal temporarily.
I agree that I am fostering this animal for Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue, and that I do not have any right of ownership over my foster animal. I further agree that Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue’s rights in and to my foster animal are superior to mine.
I agree to provide a Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue representative access to my home and property to check on the welfare my foster animal at any time that I am in possession of my foster animal.
I agree to immediately return any foster animal in my care to Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue at the request of its authorized representative at any time and for any reason. If Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue is forced to undertake legal action to enforce this provision of the agreement, I agree to indemnify Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue for all court costs and attorney fees connected with such an action.
If I am planning to move at any time during the period when I am housing a foster animal, I agree to contact Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue prior to my move and provide Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue with my new contact information. I understand that Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue has the right to request return of my foster animal based on my change of residence, and agree that I will surrender my foster animal to Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue immediately upon request.
I understand that as long as I provide foster care to my foster animal to Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue’s satisfaction, I will be given the first right of adoption of my foster animal, at such time as Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue decides to place my foster animal for adoption.
If at any point I can no longer, or I no longer want to, continue to provide care and shelter for my foster animal, I agree to contact Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue as soon as possible. I understand that moving a foster animal may take time, and agree to continue to care for the foster dog until such arrangements can be made.
I will not transfer possession or custody of my foster animal to any other person at any time other than to a representative of Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue, except for temporary, short-term possession for the purpose of vet care, grooming, etc.
I agree to contact my Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue case manager with any and all questions or concerns about my foster animal or the Foster Care Program as well as with updated contact information.
I agree that if I refuse or fail to comply with any provision of this agreement, Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue has the right to terminate this agreement and also has the right to the immediate surrender and return of my foster animal(s). I further consent to provide Cypress Lucky Mutt Rescue access to my premises if necessary to facilitate the return.
I agree that the opportunity given to me to help rehabilitate my foster animal, as well as the chance of a potential future adoption, is of significant benefit to me, and serves as proper legal consideration in exchange for my agreement to the terms of this contract. I have read this application and Agreement in its entirety, and I agree that all statements and agreements contained in this document are made by me and are truthful, under penalty of perjury under the laws of the state of Texas or the state in which I reside.