Foster Stories

FOSTER HERO – SUE L.

Hello, my name is Sue and I occasionally foster dogs for the Humane Society of Livingston County when a need arises. Just knowing a little reprieve can make all the difference in the world in the lives of the shelter animals at HSLC is very gratifying. It melts your heart to watch them go from being […]

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Foster Hero – De M. gave our sweet Jeffrey the chance he deserved!

“I feel so blessed being able to foster.   Spending time with these little fur-babies brings such joy into my life.  It is a fulfillment I just can’t put into words.  Whether it’s socializing/caring of feral kittens, an animal that is stressed from being in the shelter, or a sick animal that needs time to heal.   The reward of […]

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FOSTER HEROES – RALPH AND JULIE B.

“We had little idea of what would be involved in fostering pets from the HSLC.  It has been a very heart fulfilling experience.  We were guided and supported in the fostering by the outstanding staff and volunteers of the HSLC.  This included holding our hands in comfort as we saw our first foster baby go […]

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Foster Heroes – Alison S. and family

“Fostering animals in need facilitates everyday discussions with my sons about compassion, kindness and thinking of others.  It is important to my husband and me that both boys grow up realizing that it is important to give help wherever it is needed.” ~ Alison S.  Alison and her family have fostered several animals in need […]

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