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I Want To Foster
Help! Foster a Bunny
In the last few years there have been numerous news stories about the remarkably high numbers of cats and dogs being surrendered to animal shelters—largely as a result of a difficult economy. Well, the same is true for rabbits! Surrenders and dumps are higher than we’ve ever seen them here in Houston. Bunny Buddies’ foster homes are over-
One of the best ways you can help Bunny Buddies is by becoming a foster parent and opening your home to a bunny in need. Our foster network is the foundation of our rescue efforts, and we are always in need of more foster homes. Fostering can save a shelter bunny from euthanasia or a rescued stray bunny from injury or starvation. Fostering can be extremely rewarding and satisfying. Most of our foster parents are amazed at the infinite variety of rabbit personalities and feel privileged to get to know each bunny who comes into their home.
The following guidelines are to help you decide whether fostering is right for you and to help ensure that all of our furry friends are well cared for and prepared to move comfortably to their " forever" homes when the time is right.
What if I decide I want to adopt my foster bunny
It happens! We jokingly and lovingly call this "foster failure". While foster homes are an invaluable part — in fact, the foundation — of our rescue efforts, we hope you can learn to let go and experience the joy of seeing your "baby" find a forever home, you would have "first dibs" on your foster bunny.
The Foster Application