Cat Foster Home and Care

(Action Volunteers for Animals)

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Position ID: V-OSH0682 Last Modified: 19 Apr 2022 Last Full Update: 19 Apr 2022
Opportunity Details
ContactDenise Harkins, CEO, Action Volunteers for Animals; Phone: 647-551-5134; Email:
DutiesProvide a temporary, warm, clean indoor environment for a cat or kittens * ensure fresh water and food (provided by agency), and clean litter box * play and socialize * transport to vet visits and adoption events
More Info
BenefitsOpportunity to learn about living with a cat * companionship and care for an animal in need * carers can be provided with food and litter or reimbursed or tax receipt.* veterinary care is provided by the charity
ClientsCats and kittens in need of a permanent home
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Families
Areas of InterestAnimal Services
Skills/ExperienceDependability & Trustworthiness ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Love of animals * must be comfortable with cats and willing to learn * be responsible for and spend time with cat or kitten * help write a little bio about your foster cat, and take photos
Commitment LengthShort Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Give animal attention for 1 hour each day, be in contact with volunteer coordinator
SeasonsYear Round - Cats and kittens in need of permanent home
LocationAnimal fosters at your home in Durham Region
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
30 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation - Telephone support and advice provided
TransportationVolunteer with car ideal * those without own transportation can be assisted with vet visits and adoption events
Police CheckNot Required
Additional RequirementsComplete an online foster application on our website.
Agency Details
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Organization NameAction Volunteers for Animals
Address & Map
Durham region, ON
Mailing AddressPO Box 18233 
RPO Steeple Hill 
Pickering, ON L1V 0B8

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