Foster Care

Currently Needed

At this time, we are only accepting foster applications for those interested in fostering dogs and puppies.

Because Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region takes in more than 18,000 animals a year, space is limited for animals needing extra time to heal or grow. Animals may need foster care for any of the following reasons: 

The benefits of fostering can be extremely rewarding and at times quite difficult. Read over the Highs and Lows of Fostering and Frequently Asked Questions to see if this is a good match for you!

Requirements to become a foster volunteer

There is a a one-time administrative fee of $20 per adult (fee waived for Pueblo campus volunteers). Please understand your volunteer fee is non-refundable and will be considered a contribution to the shelter should you decide to forego volunteering as part of the Foster Care team.