Become a Foster Parent
Become a Foster Caretaker
The LA County Animal Care and Control Foster Program plays an integral part in helping animals at our seven Animal Care Centers.
Reasons to Foster
Cats or dogs needing foster home
We have a wide variety of cats and dogs looking for foster homes. Please consider opening your home to a pet while they search for an adoptive home
Requirements for all Foster Caretakers
To become a foster caretaker, you will need to do the following: Complete and submit a Foster Volunteer Application. Foster Volunteer Application
- Watch the Foster Orientation available online and read the Foster Manual.
- Accept the Foster Care Policy Terms and Agreement.
Caring for Special Need Animals
Please review our manuals for support on caring for your foster kitten or puppy
Frequently Ask Questions about Fostering
DACC staff may also demand the return of and or remove a foster animal from a foster home for any reason they deem necessary.