SCARLET ROSE FARM
EQUINE RESCUE


A Non-Profit Organization Dedicated to Saving Equines From Slaughter

If you're interested in opening your heart and barn to a needy rescue...please check out application below!

                                                   

 

EQUINE FOSTER APPLICATION

Please fill out application completely, include clear photos of interior & exterior of barn/shed + turnout area and mail to:

SRFER

29 Buckingham Road

New Milford, CT 06776

or Copy, Paste into Email and send to: Srfrescue@aol.com

 

Name of Applicant:____________________________________

Address:____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Phone Number: _____________(home) ______________(cell)

Email:______________________________________

____________________________________________________

#1: Do you own your own farm/barn? YES / NO

If yes, please include address of barn if different than address above: ____________________________________________________

If no, what is the address where do you plan to keep the fostered equine?

________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

#2: Please fill out below questions pertaining to shelter:

Size of barn/run in shed:_____x_____

Size of stalls:_____x_____

Stalls/Shed are constructed from: WOOD - METAL - OTHER*

(If Other, please explain:_______________________)

Stalls/Shed are matted? YES - NO

How often are stalls/shed cleaned? DAILY - WEEKLY - OTHER*

(If Other, please explain:_________________________________)

What type of water or watering system is provided in barn/shed?

STOCK TANK - AUTO WATERER - BUCKETS - OTHER*

(If Other, please explain:_________________________________)

During winter months how do you insure that equines have access to safe and clean drinking water outside?

HEATED BUCKETS - INSULATED BUCKETS - OTHER*

(If Other please explain:_________________________________)

 

#3: Please fill out below questions pertaining to turnout/pasture:

Size of field/paddock/pasture: _____x_____ or _____ Acres

Field/paddock/pasture is: GRASS - SAND - DRYLOT - MIXED

Is regular field/paddock/pasture maintainence practiced? (ie: paddock picking, dragging, scraping of manure/top soil to decrease parasites): YES - NO

Field/paddock/pasture is fenced with: WOOD - METAL - WIRE - ELECTRIC - OTHER*

(If Other Is Selected Please Explain:_______________________)

Approx. how many hours per day are horses turned out (weather permitting) ?: _______ Hours

What type of water or watering system is provided in field/paddock/pasture?

STOCK TANK - AUTO WATERER - POND - OTHER*

(If Other, please explain:_________________________________)

During winter months how do you insure that equines have access to safe and clean drinking water outside?

TANK DE-ICERS - HEATED BUCKETS - INSULATED BUCKETS - OTHER

(If Other please explain:_________________________________)

 

#4: Please fill out questions below pertaining to feeding:

How Many Times Per Day Are Horses Hayed?:

ONCE - TWICE - THREE TIMES - FREE CHOICE - OTHER*

(If Other Is Selected Please Explain:_______________________)

How Many Times Per Day Are Horses Grained?:

ONCE - TWICE - OTHER*

(If Other Is Selected Please Explain:_______________________)

What Type of Grain Do You Feed?:_______________________

Do you feed any daily supplements?: YES - NO

(* If yes, what supplements do you feed?:_______________________________________________________________________________________________________)

 

#5: Please fill out questions below pertaining to your level of equine experience:

Do you Currently Own or Previously Owned Equines? YES - NO

Do you ride? YES* - NO

* If Yes, please provide your riding level:

BEGINNER - INTERMEDIATE - EXPERIENCED - TRAINER

Do you have experience with young, untrained or unhandled equines? YES* - NO

* If Yes, would you be willing to foster a young, untrained or unhandled equine? YES - NO

Do you have experience with owning, handling or training youngstock and stallions? YES* - NO

* If yes, would you be willing to foster youngstock or stallions?

YES - NO

Are you comfortable with blanketing, medicating, providing emergency first aid care as needed? YES - NO

Do you own a horse trailer and are you capable of hauling to a Veterinary clinic in case of emergency? YES - NO

How far away is your current Veterinarian or the Vet you plan on using? ___________ minutes

Name of Veterinarian: ___________________________________

Phone Number: _______________________________________

Do you currently have a Farrier or do you have a Farrier in mind?

YES - NO - I DO MY OWN TRIMMING/SHOEING

Farrier Name: _________________________________________

Phone Number: _______________________________________

 

#6: Please tell us a little bit about your daily life:

Are you currently working? YES* - NO - RETIRED

If yes, how many hours per week do you work? _________ Hours

Name of Employer: ____________________________________

Phone Number of Employer:_____________________

How many hours per day or week do you commit to working with and enjoying the equines in your care? (approx) ___________ Hours

Is your spouse, significant other and/or family members supportive of your desire to foster a rescued equine?

YES - NO - OTHER*

(If Other, please explain:_________________________________

____________________________________________________

In the event that you became sick, injured or ill is there a friend/family member close by whom you could count on to provide basic daily care? YES - NO

____________________________________________________

Please provide (3) Non-Family Member Character References Below:

 

Name: _____________________________

Phone Number: ______________________

Best Time To Call: ___________________

Relation To You: FRIEND - CO WORKER - OTHER

 

 

Name: _____________________________

Phone Number: ______________________

Best Time To Call: ___________________

Relation To You: FRIEND - CO WORKER - OTHER

 

 

Name: _____________________________

Phone Number: ______________________

Best Time To Call: ___________________

Relation To You: FRIEND - CO WORKER - OTHER

 

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