Foster Application

Helping out one of our shelter animals by becoming a foster parent can be an incredibly special experience. We value your service and we know your dog or cat will be even more thankful that you volunteered to be there for them. If you’ve already read our guidelines for Fostering a Pet then you can find the next step of the process here.

In the form below we ask an extensive amount of questions in order to make the best matches for our animals. Once you submit the foster application one of our staff will be in touch to discuss the opportunity and help you make further arrangements to come visit Francisvale. If you have any questions please direct them to our Contact Us page or feel free to give us a call at 610-688-1018.

Contact Information:

* is a required field

Applicant's Name*:
Co-Applicant's Name*:
Address*:
Address 2:
City*:
State*:
Zip Code*:

Home Phone:
Cell Phone*:
Email Address*:

How do you prefer to be contacted?

Home Information:

Do rent your home or apartment*?
Yes No, I am the homeowner 
Landlord's name* (if you own, put your name):

Landlord's phone* (if you own, put your number):

How many adults live in your home?:

How many children live in your home (include ages)?:

Approximately how many hours are you away from home each day?
Do you have any travel plans or foresee any changes to your schedule in the near future that may impact your ability to care for your foster animal*?

Pets Currently Living in your Household:

Do you currently have any pets?
Yes No 
Pet #1 Name:
Pet #1 Species:
Pet #1 Breed:
Pet #1 Age:

Pet #2 Name:
Pet #2 Species:
Pet #2 Breed:
Pet #2 Age:

Pet #3 Name:
Pet #3 Species:
Pet #3 Breed:
Pet #3 Age:

Please List Past Pets:

Past Pet #1 Name:
Past Pet #1 Species:
Past Pet #1 Breed:

Past Pet #2 Name:
Past Pet #2 Species:
Past Pet #2 Breed:

Past Pet #3 Name:
Past Pet #3 Species:
Past Pet #3 Breed:

Please List Veterinarians You are Currently Using or Have Used in the Past:

Veterinary Hospital:
Veterinarian:
Vet Phone Number:

Veterinary Hospital #2:
Veterinarian #2:
Vet Phone Number #2:

Additional Information:

Are you 21 years of age or older? (Foster Parents must be at least 21)
Yes No 
What interests you about Fostering?

Have you fostered before?
Yes No 

If you are interested in fostering CATS, check all that apply:
Undersocialized cats Young Seniors (8+ years) 
If you are interested in fostering DOGS, check all that apply:
Undersocialized cats Young Seniors (8+ years) 

Do you have any questions regarding fostering or general animal care?

Please add any other information you would like us to know

How did you hear about Francisvale?

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By submitting this form, I affirm that the information I have provided is true to the best of my knowledge, I understand that knowingly providing false information may cause my application to be denied.

Applicant*:
Dated*:

Pets of the Week


We specialize in personal adoptions and placement.

Hours of operation:

  • Adoptions & Surrenders:
    Monday to Sunday by appointment only.
  • Cemetery:
    Monday to Sunday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Donation Drop Off:
    Monday to Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.