Foster Questionnaire

Thank you for filling out this questionnaire. The information you provide will help us help you find the rabbit who best fits with you and your family. Feel free to expand on any issue or ask any questions in the Comments section at the end. We welcome your feedback and suggestions!

Requirements to be a foster are as follows:

  • Intake fosters must not currently own any rabbits (Sanctuary fosters are exempt from this rule)
  • Rabbit must be kept indoors only
  • Foster must live within an hour of Erie, PA

    Your Info

    Please note: Fosters must live within an hour of Erie, PA

    Your Household

    Please list first name & age of family members and other people who live in your household, including roommates, students, etc.

    Housing (check all that apply):
    OwnRentLive with ParentsSchoolMilitaryHouseCondoApartmentMobile Home


    Please give us two personal references from people who can attest to your commitment to your animals:

    1. Relationship to you:

    2. Relationship to you:

    Hopes and Expectations

    Would you prefer to foster:
    A Single RabbitA Pair
    Is there a specific rabbit in whom you are interested, and if so, why are you interested in him/her?

    Please describe the level of research you have done to date on rabbits and rabbit care:
    None yetHouse Rabbit SocietyBreederFriend with rabbit experienceHouse Rabbit HandbookOther books on rabbit carePreliminary internet researchExtensive internet researchPet StoreOther

    How long do you expect to have your foster rabbit?

    Rabbit Preferences

    Please indicate your preferences, if any, about the rabbit’s physical or emotional characteristics:

    I must have
    Size (lbs)
    A bunny I can holdA bunny who will sit in my lapA litter trained bunnyAn affectionate bunnyAn easy-going bunnyA confident bunnyA kisserA curious bunnyA quiet bunnyAn active bunnyA playful bunnyOther

    I don't want
    Size (lbs)
    A bunny I can't holdA bunny who won't sit in my lapA messy bunnyA chewerA diggerA shy or scared bunnyA rambunctious bunnyA big shedderOther

    Pet History

    Please list all animals, including rabbits, currently in the household:
    Please note: In order to be an intake foster, you must not currently own any other rabbits, due to RHD.

    Please describe the animals, including rabbits, no longer in your household:

    Have you ever surrendered an animal to a shelter? If so, please describe the circumstances:

    Have you personally ever given away any of your pets? If so, please describe the circumstances:

    Ongoing Care

    If you currently have a rabbit or rabbits, please describe their current diet, including amounts and frequency of feedings:

    What type of litter do you use?

    How often do you change the litterbox?

    Please describe your plans for your foster bunny's living conditions:
    Please note: Foster rabbits must be kept indoors only.
    CageContained areaFree roam
    If Cage or Contained Area, please provide dimensions:
    Location of living space:
    Amount of play time per day (hrs):
    Amount of time with people per day (hrs):
    Are you willing to take your foster rabbit to adoption events? If so, how often?

    Your comments or questions:

    I hereby certify that all the information on this application is true, and I understand that false information may void this application and any future applications. I also understand that failure to comply with future requirements, such as spaying or neutering, could result in my inability to foster more animals from this organization.