Originally from the Philadelphia area, Kim Rainer is a lifelong advocate for the animals. She focuses her time with FOTECAS on transports and special events. Kim works for all the animals but is particularly taken by the old timers and the quirky pets that need special attention. She also enjoys photography, the beach, and spending time with her two pooches, Murray and Mae.
Christina Walmer is originally from Pensacola and lives with her husband Chris, her son Sam, her dogs Hank and Scotty, and her parrot, Ollie. Christina has fostered many dogs over the years but has a special place in her heart for cattle dogs. When she isn’t working with Friends or fostering, Christina enjoys spending time outside with her family hanging out at the park, hiking with her dogs, and gardening at her home.
Rose Lockhart is a native Pensacolian and has one son. She has always had pets but it wasn't until 2012 that she became passionate about rescue when she adopted her first pitbull from a local rescue. After adopting Roscoe, Rose added her second bully, Paige, to the family. Roscoe & Paige live in harmony with Rose's rescue cat, Bella. When she isn't working or organizing fundraisers for FOTECAS, Rose enjoys reading.
Our Founder - Laura Booth has been passionate about animal welfare for her entire life. She lives with her beloved pit bull, Chewy, and her three cats, Scamp, Tadpole and Mimi. Laura has fostered many dogs and cats over the years and has a special love for 'the underdog' (or cat!). In her free time, Laura enjoys reading, cooking, hiking, scuba diving, and traveling.
NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY FOR
FRIENDS OF THE ESCAMBIA COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER
Friends of the Escambia County Animal Shelter does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, selection or acceptance of members, volunteers and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all of our volunteers and associates.