to do when you find a stray, injured, abandoned animal.
PROTECT yourself and your pets first.
just bring a found pet into your home with other animals (and children)
you have no other option, keep them overnight in a seperate room, garage
etc. Make sure they have food and water and ventilation.
Call the local papers and place a TWO WEEK FOUND PET ad, most if not
all of these FOUND PET ads are FREE!
someone calls about the animal, make the caller ID the animal, DO NOT
let them talk you into describing the animal, have them bring a photo)
Take a photo of the animal and prepare for adopting the animal, scan
the image for uploading to sites.
Find a foster home for the animal until the owner comes forward or adoption
could take 2 weeks to a 2 months, be prepared)
a space at your home to hold the animal without interacting with other
children or pets,
to vet and get tests for diseases that transfer from pet to pet and
pet to human.
adopting out an animal see FIND A NEW HOME FOR A PET
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