A 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt, charitable organization.
The question is not, "Can they reason?" nor, "Can they talk?" but rather, "Can they suffer? "
Fostering for Calliope Rescue, aka Superheroes wanted.
you want to be an integral part of animal rescue, become a foster parent!
FIV POSITIVE CAT FOSTERING:
is FIV? Feline Immunodeficiency Virus is not contagious to humans, dogs
and other animal species. It only affects cats. A cat with FIV can have
a long and healthy life. An FIV+ cat needs high-quality protein diet and
aggressive treatment of any secondary infections such as upper respiratory,
skin and bladder.
THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW:
Calliope rescue will visit the animal you foster on a regular basis. We must ensure that the animal is healthy and not exhibiting any signs of upper respiratory or other illnesses. We also must get to know the animals so we may match them with the perfect adopters. We again rely on you for information about the animal you foster and we will ask your opinion about placement. Your input will always be valued.
respect your privacy and will never give out your personal information
to the general public. All adoptions are thoroughly screened and conducted
by a Calliope Rescue representative. We will come to your house with the
We ask that the foster parent obtain litter, litter boxes, food bowls, and food for the animals in their care. In most cases, rabbits, birds and reptiles come with their own cages and tanks. We will give you everything that comes with the animal. Please keep in mind that nutrition is the key to a long and happy life. Please try to feed the animal a quality diet. Most of them are not expensive and can easily be obtained at the grocery store. You will never have to incur any vet care costs. All medications and vet visits are paid for by Calliope Rescue. We are constantly soliciting food donations and pet store gift cards. As soon as we receive these donations, we will use them for our foster animals. For FIV positive cats,and special needs animals requiring vet-prescription diets, Calliope Rescue will incur the cost of that food.