Foster Care

Longtime Foster Dogs Find Their Forever Homes!

Sometimes animals need just a little extra love and time in order to be ready to take on their next adventure of finding their forever homes! Fortunately, over 190 families have opened their homes through our foster program where these pets … Continue reading

Louie’s Long Road to Recovery

When Louie, a 5-year-old Australian Cattledog mix, was first brought to Foothills Animal Shelter, he was almost hard to look at. He was severely underweight, his eyes and the top of his head were sunken in due to atrophy and … Continue reading

Puppy That Recovered from Distemper Adopted

Foothills Animal Shelter Saves Puppy Suffering from Life-Threatening Illness UPDATE: We have wonderful news! Ivan was adopted into the perfect home on Sunday, August 21. Ellen spotted Ivan on the Shelter’s website and contacted us to find out more about … Continue reading

10-Day-Old Kitten Survives Dog Attack

At the beginning of March, a tiny, 10-day-old kitten was brought to Foothills Animal Shelter with injuries so severe that it was unclear whether or not he would survive. The kitten was found by a good Samaritan under a porch, … Continue reading

The Amazing Miss Ally

When Ally arrived at Foothills Animal Shelter as a lost cat, she was suffering from an old injury, a broken leg that had not healed properly. After reparative surgery, this affectionate tortoiseshell cat was placed in foster care to recover. … Continue reading

A Little Warrior Finds a Forever Home

One cold day in February, a very sick and frightened cat was brought to Foothills Animal Shelter. He was found in a barn with two other cats by an Animal Control Officer. The cat was in bad condition with several … Continue reading

Diesel Finds His Forever Home

Back in November, a cat came into the Shelter as a stray who appeared to be pregnant. We named her Lacey and less than a week later, she gave birth to five kittens. Lacey and her babies needed some extra … Continue reading