Foster A Pet Volunteer

We can't rescue without you. Safe, loving foster homes are essential to our rescue mission. Without them, we have no place for our rescued animals to go. By opening your heart and home to these animals, you are giving them a second chance in life. As a foster parent, all you need to give is shelter, love, time and a nurturing environment. We take care of the rest.
The Foster A Pet Program is not only rewarding, but it's a great way to care for an animal without the long term commitment of ownership.  We offer many foster options and you will always have the opportunity to meet the rescued dog prior to foster placement. We tailor our program to meet the specific needs of your schedule and living environment. You are never obligated to foster a pet. If you are considering fostering a rescued pet, please take a moment to read our Foster FAQ for information on our program. 
Support our mission in your community

Our rescue runs solely on the time and efforts of our volunteers. Skilled, dedicated volunteers are needed every day to help us with a wide variety of tasks and needs, including fundraisers and community events. Volunteering with us is easy and not to mention, rewarding. All of our volunteers are dedicated, loyal individuals who know that our rescue is making a difference in the lives of abused and neglected animals and a positive impact in their community.

Support Our Cause!

Foster A Pet Requirements

Must be 18 years old

Must submit Foster Application to

Phone interview and Home visit

Meet and greet with potential foster dog

24 hour settling in period prior to foster placement

Acceptance of foster dog


Our mission. Your community. 

We need helping paws with the following projects. If you can help, please submit an application.

Animal Transports from receiving shelter in Northern Arizona to foster home in Phoenix, AZ.  - flexible schedule. Crates provided.

Spay and Neuter Appointment Drop off and Pick Up -Clinic in Phoenix and Mesa. 7a-3p

Donation Pick Up - Fridays 8a-3p - Valleywide

Submit completed application to Our Volunteer Coordinator  will contact you to discuss volunteer opportunities and foster options available. Thank you for opening your heart to a rescued pet!
Some of the volunteer positions within Cooper's Chance Animal Rescue require special training. Due to insurance reasons, not all volunteers will be allowed to handle animals. Special training and safety requirements are required when coming in contact with any of our animals. 

Volunteer Programs

Cooper's Chance Animal Rescue   501c3 Non Profit

Helping paws needed...

Youth Volunteer and Scout Projects

Our Youth Volunteer Program is for all ages, and projects are hosted in partnership with generationOn. Please see the projects available to complete on behalf of Cooper's Chance, and all projects can be submitted and tracked for scout and school projects.