Orange County Government, Florida

Foster Care

“Angels Wanted” for temporary care of pets in need


Our Foster Program places pets that are sick, injured, in need of socialization skills, or too young to be adopted into loving homes until they are ready for adoption. During 2016, 1,265 kitties and 136 dogs were fostered. That's more than 1,400 pets saved thanks to our foster parents! Get your angel wings today!

To Foster

You must:

  • Reside in or be employed by Orange County.
  • Complete foster orientation, which is held monthly at our shelter.
  • Get Started Here.

Contact Us

Orange County Animal Services
Pet Rescue & Adoption Center
2769 Conroy Road
Orlando, FL 32839-2162

Phone: (407) 254-9157

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