Pet Care

Pet Food & Supplies

New Jersey AniMeals provides free cat food, dog food and kitty litter to qualified households in Hunterdon and Warren Counties.  Volunteers make monthly deliveries to pet owners who are disabled, shut-in or experiencing financial hardship.  Without help these people could lose their pets.

Pets of the Homeless helps homeless pet owners through assistance with pet food and veterinary care.

PETS Mobile Food Pantry (a project of The WUFF House, Inc. in Burlington County, NJ) provides pet food and supplies to those unable to work due to illness or injury, or who are on a fixed income. They are able to deliver to those that are homebound as well.

The Pet Pantry Project helps people in Monmouth County and the surrounding areas keep their beloved pets at home, rather than surrendering them to a shelter by providing food, leashes and other pet care items.

Veterinary Care Funding

Brown Dog Foundation, Inc. provides financial assistance to pet owners in temporary financial crisis whose pet faces a treatable, but life-threatening condition or illness, in order to restore quality of life to owner and pet.

Canine Cancer Awareness  works to raise awareness of the prevalence of canine cancer, its effects and the available treatment options. Donations made to CCA are used for veterinary care for dogs with cancer whose families are financially unable to provide treatment.

FUR (a project of The WUFF House, Inc. in Burlington County, NJ) helps to provide access to affordable vet care for routine visits, veterinary emergencies, medication and spay/neuter services.

Harley’s Hope Foundation (Colorado) works to ensure low income pet parents and their companion or service animals may remain together when issues arise.  The goal in doing so is to prevent at-risk animals from being surrendered or falling victim to euthanasia for treatable conditions and behaviors.

In Memory Of Magic Spay Neuter Program helps individuals have their pet/s spayed and neutered. They also help caretakers of feral colonies as well. In addition to their fund, they host active forums/discussion groups on a variety of animal (mostly cat) related topics.

Joshua Louis Animal Cancer Foundation: Under the JLACF’s bylaws as approved by the IRS, grants can only be provided for pets under the care of a board-certified veterinary oncologist.

Kobi Fund For Vaccine Associated Sarcoma is a 501(c)3 nonprofit charity organization that provides emergency financial assistance to cat and kitten guardians who are unable to afford veterinary services to save their companion with VAS, also referred to as Injection Site Sarcome (ISS).

Magic Bullet Foundation helps people who have made room in their homes and hearts for a canine companion, but do not have the financial resources to provide cancer treatment.

Pets of the Homeless helps homeless pet owners through assistance with pet food and veterinary care.

Rose’s Fund is sensitive to the fact that it takes more than love to save a life and believe all animals deserve a chance. They will financially assist, to the best of their ability, pet owners and Good Samaritans who have an animal with a good prognosis for a healthy life, but are at a financial loss.

Save U.S. Pets Foundation supports eligible grant requests for financial access to medical treatment of pets as submitted by participating veterinarians. They do not accept requests directly from pet owners.

Shakespeare Animal Fund helps elderly, disabled and low income pet owners who need to save their pet’s life. They pay directly to the veterinarian. reducing out of pocket costs for the pet owners.

The Big Hearts Fund provides financial assistance for the diagnosis and treatment of canine and feline heart disease.

The Handicapped Pets Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation dedicated to the health and well-being of elderly, disabled, and injured pets. We donate wheelchairs to pets in need.

The Onyx & Breezy Foundation provides funding for pets of individuals where medical hardship is present, as well as help for veterans suffering from PTSD. They also support many other animal organizations and other endeavors that benefit the welfare of animals.

The Pet Fund is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit association that provides financial assistance to owners of domestic animals who need veterinary care. In addition to their fund, there is a noteworthy list of “Additional Links For Help” in the “For Pet Owners” menu on this site.

The RedRover Relief Program provides financial and emotional support to Good Samaritans, animal rescuers and pet owners to help them care for animals in life-threatening situations and resources to help victims of domestic violence escape abusive environments with their pets.

The Riedel & Cody Fund provides support for pets suffering with cancer

Senior Dogs

Marty’s Place Senior Dog Sanctuary offers senior dogs physical comfort, emotional care and enrichment in a safe, loving and protected environment. For dogs age 7 or beyond because their long time owners can no longer care for them.

Shades Of Grey Sanctuary For Senior Dogs is a quiet place for dogs ten and older to go to retire and live our their lives with love and dignity.

Top Dog Foundation “Bentley Grant”  for senior dogs (age 10 and over; breed taken into consideration when determining what is “senior”)

Short & Long Term Foster Care

Harley’s Hope Foundation (Colorado) offers short-term (one month or less) foster care for animals living with people who are temporarily unable to care for them because of emergency situations such as hospitalization, evacuation during natural disasters, or loss of housing.  This assistance is offered as space allows in the Pikes Peak Region of Colorado only.

PAW (a project of The WUFF House, Inc. in Burlington County, NJ) is an emergency placement program for residents who are physically unable to care for their pets due to displacement, medical and personal emergencies.

Southwest PA Retriever Rescue Organization (SPARRO) is a temporary home for wayward, abandoned, unwanted or abused dogs.