Foster Application

Foster Application

Thank you for your interest in fostering for NorCal GSP Rescue! As an all-volunteer rescue without a facility, we rely upon foster homes to save GSPs in need. PLEASE NOTE: foster homes must reside in Northern California.

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About You

Does your phone accept text messages?*

Fostering info

Complete the following info to tell us more about your interest in fostering, your home, and your foster preferences.
What type of fostering are you interested in?*
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Do you have a preference on the gender of a foster dog?*
Enter 0 if no preference
Enter 0 if no preference
First-time GSP owners are welcome! Fostering is a great way to get to know the breed.
Pointing breeds can be prey driven with cats, rodents, birds and smaller dogs. Can you manage this?*
Would you be willing to house train and/or crate train a foster dog?*
We'll provide you with help and resources!
Tell us more about your training methods. What equipment do you use when walking your dog, or participating in other activities such as hunting? If you have worked with a dog trainer that you would potentially like to use in the future, please provide their name/company name. If you're a new dog guardian, we're happy to provide training resources.
Include type, age, and gender. If none, please indicate no current animals.
Are current pets spayed/neutered?*
If no current or prior vet, please indicate that.
Would you be able to speak with potential adopters about your foster dog?*
Have you fostered with other organizations?*
Enter 0 if none
List birth years separated by a comma. Enter 0 if none.
Most GSPs are over 50 pounds.
Do you have homeowner's or renter's liability insurance?*

Transport Info

Foster homes often need to transport their foster dog. If you transport GSPs in affiliation with the rescue, the following information is required for our liability insurance. This information will not be shared publicly and is stored securely. If you have questions about why this information is needed, please contact and we'll be happy to help.
Do you have a valid driver's license?*
Do you have auto insurance?*
Max. file size: 64 MB.
Have you ever been convicted of a DUI?*

Foster home agreement

Electronic Signature - By signing this form, I verify that I am 18 years of age or older. The information I have entered on this form is true and correct to the best of my knowledge, and I understand that if I have made any false statements on this form, or any material misrepresentations or omissions, that NorCal GSP Rescue will have the right to reclaim any dog fostered from NorCal GSP Rescue.*
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
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