Foster Agreement Name* First Last Email* Phone** I UNDERSTAND that Lost Puppies is a group of volunteers with full time jobs and limited funding. We try our best to provide rescue dogs with a happy life, but sometimes unexpected difficulties arise. I AGREE to participate in good faith during challenging situations and to help build a positive community with mutual respect. Care of Pet* I AGREE to care and love the foster dog given to me by Lost Puppies to the best of my ability. * I AGREE to provide the foster dog with proper food, fresh water and treats to develop a healthy body and mind. * I AGREE to provide the foster dog with adequate indoor housing, protected from the elements and adverse conditions. I AGREE not to house or keep the foster dog outdoors or in a yard. * I AGREE to provide my foster Lost Puppies with proper diet, exercise, basic obedience training and housetraining. * I UNDERSTAND that the health of my foster dog may be jeopardized by introducing a new dog to my home. I AGREE to not bring another dog home, including other fosters, adoptions, and temporary guests, without Lost Puppies pre-approval. * I AGREE that when off of my property, my foster dog will be kept on a leash at all times unless I have approval from Lost Puppies. In that case the dog can only be off leash in a safely enclosed dog play area. * If the foster dog is unvaccinated, I AGREE to keep the foster dog indoors until at least the second vaccination is completed. Dog Health and Visits to the Vet* I UNDERSTAND that all medical expenses for each foster dog that comes into my care will be reimbursed by Lost Puppies in accordance with our reimbursement procedure, provided that an authorized Lost Puppy team member has pre-approved the medical treatments and procedures, and the care is from a Lost Puppies approved veterinarian. * I UNDERSTAND that Lost Puppies is funded by the generous donations from the community and AGREE to use my best judgement to minimize unnecessary expenses. * I UNDERSTAND that Lost Puppies tries its best to support the foster network by covering expenses, but immediate funding can often be limited. I UNDERSTAND that typical reimbursements require 1-2 weeks, but larger amounts may require discussion with the Lost Puppies team to reach an agreeable reimbursement schedule. * I UNDERSTAND that all dogs placed in foster care need to be spayed/neutered and vaccinated. If I receive an unsterilized or unvaccinated dog, Lost Puppies may request that I schedule an appointment with an approved Lost Puppies veterinarian and assist in transporting the dog to and from the appointment. If I cannot arrange to do the transport myself, I will contact my Lost Puppies representative and assist in any way I can. * I AGREE not to perform any surgical procedures (including neuter and spay) on my foster dog without first consulting with Lost Puppies. Some vets and offices are not safe to use. * I UNDERSTAND that several canine viruses such as parvo, distemper, corona are extremely deadly and that any dogs that recover from these viruses may still have long term permanent damage. I UNDERSTAND that these dogs may face a lifetime a immense pain and suffering and I AGREE to notify the Lost Puppies team immediately if my foster dog becomes ill with any sickness. I UNDERSTAND that in some situations, Lost Puppies may be forced to consider euthanasia as the most humane decision to reduce suffering. I UNDERSTAND that special exceptions may be made under unique circumstances, but require discussion with the Lost Puppies team. * I AGREE not to euthanize my foster dog without discussion and approval from Lost Puppies. Expenses I am responsible for* I UNDERSTAND and AGREE that I am responsible for purchasing and feeding my foster dog a healthy dog food, and will be responsible for purchasing basic necessities for a happy upbringing, including a bed, treats, toys, leash, collar, dog crate/carrier. If any items are temporarily lent to me by a Lost Puppies team member, I agree to return the item when a suitable replacement has been acquired or when requested. * I UNDERSTAND that I am responsible for transporting my foster dog to scheduled (and unscheduled) visits to the vet. If I do not have access to a vehicle, I AGREE that I will be responsible for any expenses incurred, such as taxi bills. * I UNDERSTAND that any veterinary expenses that are not pre-approved by an authorized Lost Puppies team member cannot be reimbursed. In emergency situations where pre-approval is not possible, I AGREE to provide my foster dog with medical services, and UNDERSTAND that Lost Puppies may not be able to reimburse the entire expense, depending on the nature of the expenses. * I have read and UNDERSTAND the Lost Puppies Reimbursement Policy Adoption and Relocation* I AGREE not to give up or sell the foster dog to another person, relative, friend, or any other individual, or any rescue group, humane association, shelter, or adoption center unless pre-approved by Lost Puppies. * I AGREE to not relocate the dog to another place of care without prior approval, including leaving the foster dog with a friend while I am away or giving the foster dog to someone else to foster. Release of Liability* I UNDERSTAND that Lost Puppies makes no guarantees or promises regarding the disposition, temperament, future health and personality of the foster dog. * I AGREE to foster at my own risk, and indemnify and release Lost Puppies, the team and its volunteers of any and all liability arising from damages to person(s) or property caused by the foster dog. This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms.