Foster families provide hundreds of shelter animals the extra attention and time in a home that they need to recover from illness or injury, have a break from the shelter, or in the case of kittens, the time required to reach that 2-month mark and be ready for adoption. The Norfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center has current foster opportunities available that include:
Consider becoming a foster for a medium or large dog. NACC will supply food and medical support required during the foster stay. Foster periods can be as short as two weeks (i.e. no long-term commitment).