Foster Experience Survey

Have you been a foster family for PBSOC in the past, or are you currently fostering for us? Do you have a foster experience story you’d like to share? One that might even help SIR WRINKLS_A678177-6another family who’s trying to decide if fostering is right for them?

If so, we’d love to hear from you. We want to share your story too on Facebook and here on our website, so that our readers can understand what fostering is like–the ups, the downs, and ultimately the incredible reward of making a difference in the life of a dog and its future family–a reward that’s unlike any other experience.

Please fill out the following questionnaire and return it to us at You can simply copy the text below and paste it into an email with your responses. We will edit and turn your responses into an article for our Facebook page and our permanent content on this website.

How did you get involved with fostering for PBSOC?

Does your whole family help with fostering, or is anyone in the household reluctant?

Who is the foster dog you would like to talk about, and how did he or she come into your life?

What were the challenges involved in helping him or her fit into your household?

What did you particularly enjoy about fostering this dog?

Were there challenges in finding the right home for him or her?

Describe any rewarding aspects of your experience fostering this dog.

What did you learn from this foster experience?

Have you stayed in touch with the adoptive family? Any updates from them that you can share?

Is there anything else you would like readers to know about your experience with fostering this dog or fostering in general?

Do you have any photos of your foster experience that you can include? If so, we’d love to have them. Photos of the dog in the adoptive home are also welcome.