Phone: day: ____________ Eve: ________________ Cell _________________
: ___________________________ __________________________
Tell us a little about you. (Age, family, rabbits, interests, talents, and community focus) attach a picture of you and your animals if you like)
When are you available volunteer? (beginning date) __________-end date?________
Do you work? _________ What hours?
__________ Can you be contacted at work? Y/N ________
What do you want to do as a volunteer with the Rabbit Haven?Fostering
Help with Web work
Help with rescues. (Area specific? If so what area?
Temp. Foster overnight?
Transport bunnies to vet appointment
Transport rescue to rescue or shelter to rescue.
Crafts: Sewing making blankets for carriers or shelters
Help shelter rabbits
Learn to help at our adoption shows
Learn to be a Haven educator
Make organic bunny treats
Clean up at foster sites.
Other (please specify):
Fostering: How many rabbits
can you comfortably foster: ____________________________
We are located in Santa Cruz County and Sunnyvale. Are you able to travel here to pick up a foster rabbit or do you need us to deliver the rabbits to you? _________________
Are you able to transport your foster bunny to adoption shows held at Petsmart in Santa Cruz or to for other Living things in Sunnyvale at least once per month? ____________________________
If Renting: (and you want to foster
Do you have permission from your landlord that you are allowed to keep a rabbit? _____________
Are you able to provide daily care, food and shelter for the rabbit(s). ________________________
Have you been a caregiver to a rabbit
before? _____________________ If YES: Do you still
have the rabbit? ___________________________________
Why would you like to foster rabbits?
If you do have other companion animals,
please list them. Please list name, age, type, and gender of each animal,
and if the animal is spayed or neutered.
Please list the name and relationship to yourself of each person currently living in your house. Include yourself, please. Include the ages of any people in the household under 21.
Who is the main person who will be responsible for the daily care and cleaning of the rabbit? ______________________________________________________________________
Is everyone else in your home comfortable with fostering a rabbit? ________________________
Please describe the diet you will feed your foster rabbit? Need info?_______________________
How much do you expect to spend on rabbit food weekly? _____________________________
Where will you be housing your rabbit? _____________________________________________
What exercise will your rabbit be given? _____________________________________________
What toys / activities are you able to provide? ________________________________________
Do you already have a bunny condo, an
enclosure or a large cage to house a foster bunny? ______
Do you know what grooming a rabbit requires? _______________________.Need info ________
Are you aware of common behavioral issues, such as digging and chewing? Do you know how to address such behaviors? _________________________________________________________
How much time do you anticipate being able to spend with, or caring for your foster rabbit per day?________________________________________
How do you expect to interact with your
foster rabbit (pick rabbit up and cuddle etc)? _________
Are you aware of what sorts of symptoms
or signs a sick / injured / distressed rabbit may display?
Do you have any experience dealing with sick or injured rabbits / animals? Are you interested in learning about the medical needs of our foster rabbits? If YES, please describe: _____________________________________________________________________________
Do you have a vehicle? _______Are you able to bring the rabbit to a vet should the rabbit require medical attention? ___________________________________________
What will you do with the rabbit if you
go away for a weekend / holiday / business trip__________________________________________________________
Are you familiar with the Rabbit Haven?
How did you hear about us? ____________________
Do you know about rabbit care and handling? Would you like an information packet to help you learn and resources to web sites that can teach you even more? ___________________________
Do you have any questions that you would like to discuss? Please list:
Thank you for your interest in volunteering
with Rabbit Haven. Volunteering is fun and rewarding. You
can save so many bunny lives with your involvement. .
You will be contacted to follow up on
your application as soon as possible. Hopefully we can get you
started very soon.
Thank you and welcome to the Haven family network of people supporting rabbits.
Auntie Heather - The Rabbit Haven
831 239-7119 cell