We need foster homes.  If we can't house them, we can't save them.  

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Fostering - Frequently Asked Questions & Foster Home Application

RCHS can always use another helping hand. Our greatest need is foster home volunteers. Fostering is one of the most effective ways you can give animals a second chance at a happy life. Many people find fostering a very rewarding, hands-on approach to helping homeless pets. Before you decide to complete our online Foster Home Application, please take a few minutes to review these frequently asked questions:

Are you a "Foster Angel"?

In order to continue serving Special Needs pets we need foster parents willing to foster these little ones and provide the love and care they deserve (without incurring the medical costs of the pet's special needs).

If you think you might be a “Foster Angel”, please complete a Foster Home Volunteer Application and be sure to tell us of your desire to help our Special Needs animals.

How to become a foster

Becoming a foster is easy! You just need to complete the following step:

If you would also like to become a general volunteer and be added to our volunteer listserv, please visit .

Note that in the past, foster parents have needed to complete a Kansas Foster Home Shelter License Application.  Foster homes are now covered under our license, so there is no longer a need to do this. 

If the form does not appear below, fill out the form via this link.  If you are redirected to a Google sign-in page, either sign into your account or try clicking on "Sign out and sign in as a different user" and then navigating back to this page.

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