Foster Parent Spotlight: Jess Charlton

At Seattle Humane, our organization is built upon strong values to carry out our mission of serving pets and the people who love them. We take pride in having a team of dedicated staff members who go above and beyond to meet the individual needs of every animal in our care. Jess Charlton embodies these… Read more

Foster Parent Spotlight: Kim Borden

To honor the memory of her treasured companions, Kim Borden turned to fostering to give pets a new lease on life. A retired elementary school counselor/psychologist, Kim brings her calm and patient approach to fostering pets in need. She opens her heart and home to cats and dogs who struggle in the shelter environment and… Read more

Foster Parent Spotlight: Betsy Robertson

Since signing on as a volunteer foster parent just 3 months ago, Betsy has fostered a whopping 15 pets! To say she hit the ground running would be an understatement. She started with mature kittens and soon after welcomed more urgent cases like her most recent foster Lina, a feral mama cat and 4-day-old litter… Read more

Foster Parent Spotlight: Brittany Rall

We’re grateful Brittany Rall joined Seattle Humane’s crew of foster program volunteers earlier this year. We especially appreciate her can-do attitude as she welcomes the opportunity to foster cats and kittens with more complex medical needs. She is up for the challenge given her experience with her own cats as well as her time fostering… Read more

Foster Parent Spotlight: Robin Murphy

Though fostering is a newer volunteer experience for Robin, she is no stranger to Seattle Humane. Robin adopted her now 1-year-old cat, Minnie, from our campus and started volunteering shortly after. Her volunteer journey began in the Adoptions Support Program where she was inspired by the transformative impact foster homes have on many pets who… Read more