IIf you’re interested in becoming a BARK foster home please complete the foster home application. One of our Krewe Captains will contact you as soon as they can after your application is received.  If you have any questions contact us at BARKaussies@gmail.com.

  • Describe yourself – your energy level, your interests, your job, your favorite activities.
  • Tell us About Your Family and Extended Family

  • If you, or anyone in your extended family or friends, owned (or fostered) an Australian Shepherd, Border Collie or Miniature Australian Shepherd please list below.
  • OwnerDog's NameAgeSexDates Owned 
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  • Please list the names and ages of anyone in your family and extended family or friends with whom a fostered Aussie will frequently come in contact.
  • NameAgeSexRelationshipFrequency of Contact 
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  • Your Home and Yard

  • If you rent, you must provide written consent from your landlord to bring animals onto the property. Please provide the following information:
  • Your Pets and Activities

  • Do you currently own another pet or pets? If so, list type of animals, breed, names, ages and sex (neutered/spayed or not?) and a brief description of their personality.
  • Have you ever fostered an animal for another rescue organization? If so, list organization, how many animals you fostered and the dates you participated.
  • Please give us the name of a person who is active in the dog community who is also familiar with you and your dog experience. This could be a trainer, a breeder, a shelter manager, etc. Please ask permission of this individual and let them know that we will be calling.
    NamePhone Number 
  • Please give us the name of your current veterinarian and let them know that we will be calling.
    NamePhone Number 
  • Your Foster Dog

  • Do you have any additional comments or information that you would like to share with us?
  • Again, thank you for contacting BARK with your interest to become a part of the very important work we do. A BARK representative will contact you to discuss your application.
  • Volunteer Agreement

  • By signing this document (or entering my name electronically), I authorize BARK, Inc. to contact my listed references and discuss my pet owning and keeping abilities, and to share that information with other humane groups. By signing, I state that I am over 18 years of age, have never been convicted of animal abuse, animal collecting, nor have I ever been convicted of a felony. In volunteering to work with Bone-a-Fide Aussie Rescue Krewe (BARK) I consent to abide by all terms of the BARK Bylaws, the BARK Handbook, and all other policies approved and implemented by BARK. I fully understand and agree to assume all risks involved in any and all duties that I perform for BARK in my volunteer capacity and I agree to hold BARK harmless for any injury(s) that I might sustain during the course of my volunteer duties. This waiver does include myself, all of my family members, heirs, and descendants forever from seeking any legal action whatsoever against BARK or its representatives.
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