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Foster homes for cats and kittens needed


Are you in the market for a new family pet? 
Well have you ever thought about fostering one? 
Sharon Morrison from Helping Hands Animal Rescue in Bowen said are seeing an influx of the furry friends at the moment and all their current foster homes are full. 
"At the moment we have 49 animals in care," Ms Morrison said.
"Around 16 are puppies and dogs, well mostly puppies and the rest are all cats and kittens." 
Ms Morrison also said the shelter is desperately seeking foster homes for cat and kittens in particular. 
"When you foster, you are just foster until they get the new forever home through adoption," she said. 
"We provide everything they need while they are in foster care."