Foster Application
Applicant Details

Name

Name

Date Of Birth

Date Of Birth

Full Address

Full Address

Phone Number

Phone Number

Email

Email

Prefered Method of Conract

Prefered Method of Conract

Where did you hear about Hamster Info Ireland?

Where did you hear about Hamster Info Ireland?

Questionnaire

Why do you wish to foster a hamster from Hamster Info Ireland?

Why do you wish to foster a hamster from Hamster Info Ireland?

Do you have permission to have a small animal and house it indoors in your home?
Explain your situation below.

Do you have permission to have a small animal and house it indoors in your home?
Explain your situation below.

Indicate the number of responsible adults and dependents in your home (list ages for minors) and confirm
they all consent to fostering a new pet below.

Indicate the number of responsible adults and dependents in your home (list ages for minors) and confirm
they all consent to fostering a new pet below.

Is the named applicant going to be the primary carer for the hamster?

Is the named applicant going to be the primary carer for the hamster?

Do you have an empty hamster setup of your own? If so, explain below, detailing your enclosure
measurements or model name.

Do you have an empty hamster setup of your own? If so, explain below, detailing your enclosure
measurements or model name.

Do you have any other pets? If so, detail their species and indicate your plans for keeping the hamster
separate from your other pets.

Do you have any other pets? If so, detail their species and indicate your plans for keeping the hamster
separate from your other pets.

Do you forsee any changes in your living or financial circumstances over the next six months?
If so, detail below.

Do you forsee any changes in your living or financial circumstances over the next six months?
If so, detail below.

Are you able to provide the type of care detailed in our Basic Care Guide for a
foster hamster?

Are you able to provide the type of care detailed in our Basic Care Guide for a
foster hamster?

Does anyone in your household suffer from dust or dander allergies, excema,
hayfever, or asthma?

Does anyone in your household suffer from dust or dander allergies, excema,
hayfever, or asthma?

Is the primary carer physically capable of looking after a hamster, including heavy
lifting of substrate and handling of a small animal?

Is the primary carer physically capable of looking after a hamster, including heavy
lifting of substrate and handling of a small animal?

Your Hamster Preferences

Do you have a preference for a particular hamster species?

Do you have a preference for a particular hamster species?

How many hamsters can you comfortably offer a foster space to at any one time? Explain your logic below:

How many hamsters can you comfortably offer a foster space to at any one time? Explain your logic below:

Have you any previous hamster-keeping experience? If so, please give us some details below.

Have you any previous hamster-keeping experience? If so, please give us some details below.

Are you aware of a hamster’s usual timekeeping and social habits?

Are you aware of a hamster’s usual timekeeping and social habits?

Are you confident in taming a hamster or handling a nervous hamster?

Are you confident in taming a hamster or handling a nervous hamster?

Would you foster a pet that is unsocial? (a “look but not touch” type pet)

Would you foster a pet that is unsocial? (a “look but not touch” type pet)

Are you willing and able to foster a hamster with additional needs?

Are you willing and able to foster a hamster with additional needs?

Are you able to transport hamsters for Hamster Info Ireland?
If so, give details about your transport below alongside a distance you can comfortably travel:

Are you able to transport hamsters for Hamster Info Ireland?
If so, give details about your transport below alongside a distance you can comfortably travel:

Additional Feedback

Have you any other questions, comments, clarifications, or concerns you want to add to your
application?

Have you any other questions, comments, clarifications, or concerns you want to add to your
application?

Disclaimer

NOTE THAT SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION IS SIMPLY AN EXPRESSION OF INTEREST AND DOES NOT
GUARANTEE YOUR ACCEPTANCE INTO OUR FOSTER NETWORK.
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO DECLINE
ANY APPLICANT WE SEE UNFIT FOR ANY REASON WITHOUT EXPLANATION AND MAY WITHDRAW FROM
THE FOSTERING PROCESS OR REFUSE TO MATCH A SPECIFIC HAMSTER AT ANY TIME BEFORE THE ANIMAL’S FOSTER PLAN IS SIGNED.
Please tick below if you understand and agree to these conditions.

NOTE THAT SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION IS SIMPLY AN EXPRESSION OF INTEREST AND DOES NOT
GUARANTEE YOUR ACCEPTANCE INTO OUR FOSTER NETWORK.
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO DECLINE
ANY APPLICANT WE SEE UNFIT FOR ANY REASON WITHOUT EXPLANATION AND MAY WITHDRAW FROM
THE FOSTERING PROCESS OR REFUSE TO MATCH A SPECIFIC HAMSTER AT ANY TIME BEFORE THE ANIMAL’S FOSTER PLAN IS SIGNED.
Please tick below if you understand and agree to these conditions.