Christmas Lifesaving

Christmas Lifesaving

Adopt, Fostering
Today Furry Friends Network's amazing foster parents Lynn Briner, Stephanie Grossnickle and The Beard Family stepped up to foster a Black Lab mom and her thirteen, 7-week old babies living in very bad conditions. The vet indicated the puppies would not have made it through the weekend. We want to thank the rescue angels for their continued willingness to save lives, even 3 days before Christmas. Surely an inspiration... Furry Friends Network is truly blessed to have you all on our lifesaving team!! From the bottom of the little hearts you have kept beating, THANK YOU! #FurryFriendsNetwork #Fosteringsaveslive
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Realities of Fostering

Fostering
Foster families have many responsibilities. We clean off weeks if not years of neglect and dirt. We take care of the physical needs of our charges and make right what others have allowed to go wrong. But underlying all of those issues, and superseding them, is our responsibility to know the temperament of our foster dogs inside and out. All of the dogs brought into the FFN foster care program are temperament tested at the shelter where they are pulled from. FFN will not ask any foster home to take in a dog that has any aggression issues at the shelter. We screen to the best of our ability prior to transport. A dog that doesn’t pass the basic temperament test is not admitted into the FFN program. As a…
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