Name/s of the pig/s you are interested in fostering Email Phone Number Address
If your current address is different to the address at which the pigs will be living please provide both
Who else lives at the address where the pigs will live? (Adults, Children, Other Animals)
This will help us match you to the best pig/s for your life and family
Who will be the main carer for the pig/s? Who will care for the pig/s in the main carer's absence? How long are you able to offer a foster home to (a) pig/s? Up to 3 months Up to 6 months Up to a year Indefinitely Tell us briefly why you have chosen to foster (a) pig/s Do you have any special requirements for the pig/s you wish to foster?
e.g. good with children, experience around other species, particular size/breed, specific age. Anything you can tell us that will help match you with the best pig/s for you
Do you have any previous experience caring for pigs? I have a lot of experience I have some experience I have no experience
Not having previous experience will not disqualify you from consideration for a foster caring role, but it may affect which pig/s are best suited to you
If applicable, briefly outline your experience caring for pigs Do you rent or own the land the pig/s will live on? I own the land I rent the land If you rent the land the pig/s will live on, do you have permission from your landlord to keep pigs on it? Do you already have a CPH number? Do you already have a herd mark? If you do not have a CPH Number and herd mark are you willing to get one? No Yes, I have begun the process Yes, please send me further information to do so N/A, I already have them
A CPH Number and herd mark are required by law to keep pigs
Please describe how you are set up to take care of pigs in terms of the size of your land Please describe how you are set up to take care of pigs in terms of the terrain of your land
e.g. fields, hard standing areas, trees, wallow, scrub land etc.
Please describe how you are set up to take care of pigs in terms of your pig-proof perimeter
e.g. stock-proof fencing, electric fencing, hedging, dry stone wall etc.
Please describe how you are set up to take care of pigs in terms of the shelter you will provide for them Are you aware of the medical, feeding, husbandry and grooming costs associated with caring for a pig? Do you already have any other pigs? If you do have other pigs, are they up to date with vaccinations? Yes No No, but it can be done before the other pig/s arrive/s N/A (I don't have any other pigs) If you do have other pigs, are they up to date with worming treatments? Yes No No, but it can be done before the other pig/s arrive/s N/A (I don't have any other pigs) If you do have other pigs, are they neutered? (Please provide details)
You may have male and female pigs with only the males (or some of them) neutered
If you do have other pigs, please tell us a bit more about them
e.g. breed, age, size, temperament
Are you set up to do gradual introductions between unfamiliar pigs? No, it's not possible with my set up Not right now but I could be Yes, I can do introductions straight away
Ideal set up includes separate fenced off and secure areas (ideally next door to each other). Further advice on introductions and set up can be found on our website
Are you willing to have any pigs you foster neutered if necessary? Yes Possibly No
We may be able to help with the costs
Are you able to transport the pig/s?
This could be either from their current location or to their future permanent home
If you are able to transport the pigs, how far are you willing to travel? Up to 50 miles Up to 100 miles Up to 200 miles Any distance Are you happy for us to conduct a home check to ensure that it is an appropriate environment for a pet pig? How did you hear about Every Pig Rescue Service? I have read and agree to the Terms of Sevice