If you would like to be considered for becoming a FOTAS and Jackson County Animal Shelter Foster Family, you will need to submit an application.  Download the PDF file by clicking here.  Please save the file to your hard drive, and:

  • Scan the filled-out application and send via email (preferred method) to Diane Novak, Foster Coordinator:  OR
  • Submit the filled-out application via postal mail, address is on the application, or
  • Submit the filled-out copy in person to the Jackson County Animal Shelter

Once we receive your application, you will receive a call and/or email from Diane to review your applications and schedule a home inspection.

Please remember that all dogs in your household must have a current rabies vaccination and Jackson County animal license.  For more information about licensing your dog, please visit the Jackson County Animal Services website.

The Shelter offers monthly Low-Cost Vaccinations, including rabies, and you can license your dog the same day.  Licenses are available from any veterinarian office in Jackson County as well.

Jackson County Animal Shelter

5595 S Pacific Hwy 99
between Talent and Phoenix
Phoenix, Oregon 97535

Jackson County Animal Services website

(541) 774-6654


Monday – Friday, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday, Noon – 4:00 PM
Sunday, Noon – 4:00 PM


3rd Saturday of the month
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
$10 per Vaccination – CASH ONLY

  • DOGS: Rabies & Parvo/Distemper/Adeno/Parainfluenza/Lepto
  • CATS: Rabies & Distemper/Rhino/Calici