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Foster Feature: Pippa + Stanley

My heart is broken. My heart is full. Just over 7 weeks ago we welcomed a foster pup into home, and just under one week ago he made his transition to his forever home. I miss him every day. I grew up with dogs, but my husband has never had a pet. As an adult...
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Foster Feature: Riley

By Riley Thompson In mid-March I decided that it was officially time for me to begin fostering animals through IndyHumane. Once I told my family and friends that I was planning on fostering the expected questions followed: How are you going to give them back? How much do you have to pay to take care...
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The FitzGeralds Foster

Ellen FitzGerald shares her experience of becoming an IndyHumane Foster Parent for the first time! What inspired you to foster? My husband, Sean, and I had been talking about getting a dog for the last few months, even going so far as to visit IndyHumane a couple of times in January and February. However, we...
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One Foster’s Journey

By Brian Snow Obviously in the grand scheme, there was no good news by the outbreak of the Coronavirus Pandemic taking lives, stopping travel and keeping us all at home. As a sportswriter who travels all the time, it limits my ability to do my job, putting my job, and the job of many others...
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Featured adoptable dog: Iggy

Hello there, I’m Iggy! I came here to my temporary home, IndyHumane, in 2019 as a lost stray. Though I persevere! I am determined to take my waggly tail, fun snuggles, and sweet kisses to a loving family who appreciates me! I may be a little shy at first though. I am not comfortable with...
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Foster Parent Highlight: Paige Devine

Paige Devine is an active foster parent here at IndyHumane. Over the years Paige has opened more than just her home to animals in need, but also the entirety of her heart. We were inspired greatly by Paige’s experience in our foster care department and want to share her story. If you or someone you...
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Snuggle kittens and save lives!

  On Sunday, March 15, IndyHumane will host our annual “baby shower” benefiting our Foster Care Program. The family-friendly event will spotlight foster opportunities and encourage Hoosiers to help during the busiest seasons for young animals in need. The open-house style event will feature a variety of activities for children and adults, including face painting,...
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