Humane Society of Cambria County

Foster Angel Application

In order to be eligible for the foster of our animals, the applicant must:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Have a valid government issued photo ID and valid proof of current address
  • Have knowledge and consent of all adults living in their household
  • Have landlord consent to bring an animal onto the property (if renting)
  • Pass a background check
  • Pass a home inspection if necessary
  • Understand that the Humane Society of Cambria County reserves the right to refuse the foster of any animal to any individual

Steps to becoming a foster:

  1. Complete and submit the foster application to HSCC.
  2. Application will be reviewed by HSCC staff.
  3. Applicant will be informed of the approval or denial of the application.
  4. If approved, the applicant will meet with the volunteer coordinator for orientation. If choosing to foster dogs, the applicant will be required to complete a dog handling class.
  5. You are ready to begin fostering with us!

Background Information

Household Information

Please list all household members over the age of 18:

Foster Information (Your Information)

Household Member 1 Information

Household Member 2 Information

Household Member 3 Information

If renting, please provide your landlord's contact information.


Reference 1 Information

Reference 2 Information

Reference 3 Information

Animal Background

List all animals you have owned or lived with in the past five years, including current pets:

Pet 1 Information

Pet 2 Information

Pet 3 Information

Pet 4 Information

General Questions

Long Term Foster Preferences

If you are going to be a long term foster, please fill out this section.


By entering my name below, I certify that I have completed this application truthfully and to the best of my ability. I will complete the first five (5) steps to becoming a foster prior to participating in any foster activity with the Humane Society of Cambria County.

I also understand that the Humane Society of Cambria County reserves the right to do a home visit prior to approving me as a Foster Angel.

I hereby release the Humane Society of Cambria County (HSCC), its board members, officers, employees, and agents from any responsibility for any injury, illness, or property damage incurred by me, my family, estate, or heirs during my time as a Foster Angel. I understand that the HSCC personnel will do their best to educate me in an effort to prevent possible harm; however, I accept responsibility for any accident and/or illness that may cause me, my family, estate, or heirs injury. I agree to notify HSCC personnel in charge immediately if bitten, scratched, injured, or otherwise taken ill while fostering. I will endeavor to treat the animals housed at the HSCC with the utmost respect and care. I further agree to abide by all the HSCC rules and regulations.