February 7th, 2024
National and International Programs
Other resources for pet owners and rescue groups seeking financial assistance:
The Humane Society of the United States
The Assistance Dog United Campaign Helps people with disabilities find funding to purchase service dogs. 707.545.0800
Low-cost spay/neuter resource:
North Shore Animal League America’s SpayUSA
Assistance with pet food:
Pets of the Homeless Provides pet food and basic veterinary care to the homeless and less fortunate in local communities across the United States and Canada.
Banfield Foundation has a resource list of national and regional pet food assistance programs.
Love Your Pet Expo has a resource list of national and regional pet food assistance programs.
Many pet food assistance programs are community-based and work with food banks and animal shelters. Try an internet search for “pet food help in my area” or “pet food help [city, state]” to find resources specific to your community.
Resources for pet owners facing foreclosure:
Lost Our Home Pet Foundation: Temporary Care Program specific to AZ residents only
Temporary foster resource:
PACT for Animals Helps to find temporary foster homes for pets of military personnel and hospital patients
Dumb Friends League (Denver, CO area) Pet Assist program provides short term pet fostering for people experiencing domestic violence, short term hospitalization, short term homelessness, etc. Contact foster department at 303-751-5772 Ext. 7290 with questions.