Rescue Contract


This agreement is made and hereby entered into this date as entered above between Doghousing, Inc. and the above Rescue.  Doghousing, Inc. is a liaison between licensed rescues (hereinafter referred to as “Licensed Rescue”) and foster home (hereinafter referred to as “Foster Home”). A Foster Home is defined as temporary housing for any Doghousing, Inc. dog while it is being screened and approved for permanent adoption by Licensed Rescue or temporary housing for any Doghousing, Inc. dog while it awaits transport to Licensed Rescue.

Licensed Rescue understands and agrees to the following terms and conditions:

  • Foster Home agrees to temporarily house and care for any dog belonging to Licensed Rescue contracted with Doghousing, Inc.
  • All decisions regarding said foster dog shall be made by Licensed Rescue. Doghousing, Inc. will act as liaison between Licensed Rescue and Foster Home.
  • Licensed Rescue is the sole and rightful owner of said foster dog.  Foster Home shall not give or otherwise transfer custody of foster dog to any other person, unless approved by Doghousing, Inc. and Licensed Rescue.
  • If for any reason Foster Home is unable to continue to house and care for said dog, Foster Home will notify Doghousing, Inc. and will return said dog to Licensed Rescue.
  • Licensed Rescue is the sole and rightful owner of said foster dog.  Once a foster dog has been accepted into Doghousing, Inc. for foster care, Licensed Rescue may not refuse intake of foster dog on the agreed upon date/time.
  • Doghousing, Inc. and Licensed Rescue are not responsible for any damage caused by said foster dog to Foster Home’s property or possessions.
  • Licensed Rescue to provide all necessary medical care for said foster dog, including all required vaccinations, heartworm preventative or any other necessary medical care as deemed appropriate by Licensed Rescue.  Doghousing, Inc. will act as liaison between Licensed Rescue and Foster Home.
  • Licensed Rescue will pay all expenses or reimburse Foster Home “only” if said expenses and vet clinic have been approved by Licensed Rescue.
  • Doghousing, Inc. and Licensed Rescue does not warrant the temperament or behavior of said foster dog and Doghousing, Inc. or Licensed Rescue is not to be held liable for any acts of said foster dog while in the custody of caretaker.
  • Doghousing, Inc., as liaison between Licensed Rescue and Foster Home, reserves the right to inspect Foster Home at any time.