RULES AND REGULATIONS
The animal remains the property of Township Animal Rescue throughout the duration of its life.
No animal may be transferred to another location or person without the express written permission of Township Animal Rescue.
Under the Animals Protection Act No 71 of 1962 you, as the Foster Parent, are responsible for the well being of the animal whilst the animal is in your care (any person having the possession, charge, custody or control of that animal).
You will be expected to return the adopted animal to Township Animal Rescue if for any reason: a) you no longer want it, or b) you are no longer able to care for it to the best of your ability, or c) your circumstances change from this foster application;
You will be expected to comply with Animal Welfare philosophy and ensure your adopted animal is sterilised at six months if not before. Not adopted animals will or shall be bred with.
The adoption application is approved subject to a home check by a representative of Township Animal Rescue and it is solely at their discretion to refuse the application.
Township Animal Rescue reserves the right to carry out further home checks at a reasonable time and confiscate the adopted animal from you should the care, welfare and accommodation of the animal not be adequate.
Please Immediately inform us:
1. of any changes in your circumstances i.e. retrenchment or any other events likely to affect the adopted animal’s care and welfare; and/or
2. if the adopted animal falls sick from a contagious disease e.g. parvo, distemper, snuffles etc.