Please fill out the below application and submit online by hitting "send".  You will hear back from
our foster home coordinator within 2-3 days.  Should you not receive a response or have difficulty
with the online form, please e-mail our adoption coordinator at:
foster@basset-buddies-rescue.org
Full Name:
Day Phone:
Evening Phone:
Street Address:
City:
State:
Zip Code:
E-mail Address:
What pets are currently in your household?
Dog/cat?        Name                  Breed/Sex               Age      Spayed/Neutered?      Where kept?           Years had?      
Yes
No
Inside
Outside
Yes
No
Inside
Outside
Yes
No
Inside
Outside
Yes
No
Inside
Outside
List your previous pets _ describe why you no longer have them.
Dog/cat?        Name                 Breed/Sex                Age      Spayed/Neutered?       Where kept?            Years had?   
Yes
No
Inside
Outside
Explanation:
Yes
No
Inside
Outside
Explanation:
Outside
Yes
No
Inside
Explanation:
Name and phone number of applicant’s
veterinarian who cares/cared for above pets:
Name records are under if different from applicant:
I authorize the veterinarian listed above and their agents to release to an agent of this
rescue group any information pertinent to evaluating my history of pet ownership, if any.
I live in a/an:
Apartment
Duplex
Townhome/Condo
Mobile Home
Single Family Home
Do you own or rent?
Own
Rent
How will you keep your pet confined when outdoors (mark all that apply)?
Fence
Kennel Run
Patio
Garage
Leash
Chain/Tieout/Runner
Other
Will you allow your foster to run in an unfenced area?   
How will you keep your foster
confined when you leave for the day?
Are you familiar with heartworms and how to prevent them? (please explain)
Number of adults in household
Number of children in household
and ages
Is anyone in your family allergic to dogs?  
Yes
No
If yes, how will you accommodate this?
How may hours per day will this pet spend alone?
Why?
Where will you keep your foster at night?
What will you do if your foster is destructive (digs, chews, etc.)?
Do you know you may have to obedience, housetrain and cratetrain your foster, which
may require time and patience, and are you willing to commit to any necessary training?  
Why do you want to foster this particular pet/breed?
Would you be interested in fostering a special needs dog?  
Do you understand and acknowledge that by accepting a foster dog, you are committed
to providing that dog with appropriate care and attention until adoption, including
making appropriate arrangements for the dog if you must travel out of town?  
Yes
No
Do you understand and acknowledge that Basset Buddies Rescue
remains the owner of the foster dog(s) at all times until adoption?  
Yes
No
Do you understand and acknowledge that if for any reason, you can no
longer care for the foster dog, you must ensure that it is safely returned
to an appointed Basset Buddies Rescue representative and NOT to any
other person or organization? This may take a few days to arrange as our
foster homes are normally filled to capacity.  
Yes
No
Do you understand and acknowledge that if for some reason your foster is not
working out, Basset Buddies Rescue of Texas will require at least 24 hours notice of
the need for removal? If your problem occurs on a weekend or holiday, you may
have to wait until the next business day before removal.
Yes
No
Are you willing to submit to a Foster Interview and/or Home Visit?   
Yes
No
Are you prepared to read and sign our Foster Home Agreement?   
Yes
No
I certify that the above information is true. False information will be cause for denial of this
application.  Basset Buddies Rescue of Texas reserves the right to deny any adoption or foster for the
sake of the animal’s welfare.  All completed applications are the property of Basset Buddies of Texas
Rescue and will be retained in its files.
**Clicking the "submit" button below will act as your electronic signature of this form.**
Basset Buddies Rescue of Texas
Foster Home Application