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National and International Resources for Animals - Financial Assistance

The Humane Society's Pets Fur People:

National organizations that provide financial assistance to Animal owners in need

Please keep in mind that each organization is independent and has their own set of rules and guidelines. Therefore you will have to investigate each one separately to determine if you qualify for assistance:
The Big Hearts Fund (financial assistance for the diagnosis and treatment of canine and feline heart disease):
The Binky Foundation:
Brown Dog Foundation (prescription medications):
Canine Cancer Awareness:
Cats In Crisis:
God's Creatures Ministry Veterinary Charity:
Magic Bullet Fund (cancer-specific):
The Mosby Fund:
The Onyx & Breezy Foundation:
Paws 4 A Cure:
Pet Food Bank:
The Pet Fund:
Pets of the Homeless (pet food and veterinary care assistance for homeless):
RedRover Relief:
Rose’s Fund:
Shakespeare Animal Fund:
Top Dog Foundation “Bentley Grant”:

The ACME Foundation: Clearlake (veterinary care assistance for senior and disabled pet owners)
Actors and Others for Animals: Greater Los Angeles area (pet food, spay/neuter assistance, assistance for necessary veterinary medical care)
Animal Assistance League of Orange County: Orange County (pet food, transportation and veterinary care assistance)
Animal Health Foundation: Los Angeles and Orange Counties (veterinary care assistance)
AnimalSave: Green Valley (pet food, spay/neuter assistance)
Bad Rap: San Francisco (pit bull-specific assistance for finding rental housing and insurance)
California Department of Social Services Assistance Dog Special Allowance (ADSA) Program: Statewide (provides monthly stipend to eligible persons who use a guide, signal, or service dog)
Cat People: Bakersfield (cat food/litter, spay/neuter assistance, vaccination assistance)
Cats in Need (of Human Care): Southern California, multiple locations (spay/neuter assistance)
The Chester Foundation: Sacramento region (veterinary care assistance)
FixNation: Los Angeles (spay/neuter assistance for cats)
Friends of Long Beach Animals: Long Beach (spay/neuter assistance)
Helen Woodward Animal Center: Santa Fe (pet food)
Helen Woodward Animal Center Animeals program (free pet food for the dogs and cats of elderly or disabled people throughout San Diego County)
Humane Society of San Bernardino Valley: San Bernardino (low-cost spay/neuter)
LA Animal Services: Los Angeles (spay/neuter, vaccination and microchip assistance)
Marin Humane Society: Novato (pet care assistance to low-income seniors, persons living with HIV/AIDS and those receiving hospice services; please see website for complete list of services)
Mercy Crusade's Spay and Neuter Clinic: Oxnard (spay/neuter and vaccination assistance)
Mojave Desert Animal Rescue: Western Mojave Desert (pet food & supplies and veterinary assistance for homeless, unemployed, disabled, and senior pet guardians)
Mountains' Humane Society: Lake Arrowhead (pet food, spay/neuter assistance)
Napa Humane: Napa (spay/neuter assistance)
Ohlone Humane Society Special Assistance Program: Fremont, Union City and Newark (veterinary care assistance, pet food, spay/neuter assistance)
Orange County SPCA Animal Rescue Fund: Orange County (assistance for veterinary care including spay/neuter)
Palo Alto Humane Society: Palo Alto (spay/neuter assistance, assistance for emergency veterinary care)
PALS: Pets Are Loving Support (veterinary care assistance programs for senior, disabled or ill pet owners)
Pasadena Humane Society: Pasadena (spay/neuter assistance)
PAWS/LA: Hollywood (pet food and supplies, veterinary medical care assistance, grooming, spay/neuter, veterinary care assistance programs for senior, disabled or ill pet owners, and other services)
PAWS San Francisco (veterinary care assistance programs for senior, disabled or ill pet owners)
Peninsula CatWorks (veterinary care assistance for cats only)
Pet Assistance Foundation: Multiple Locations, Southern California (spay/neuter assistance for dogs, cats, and rabbits)
Pet Orphans of Southern California: Van Nuys (veterinary care assistance)
Pets Are Wonderful Support: San Diego (pet food/litter, pet supplies, veterinary assistance, animal transport, temporary foster program, veterinary care assistance programs for senior, disabled or ill pet owners)
Placer SPCA SOS Program: Placer County (rental deposits, temporary boarding, pet food and veterinary care assistance)
Rescuing Unwanted Furry Friends (RUFF): Laguna Beach (pet food)
Riverside County Department of Animal Services: Riverside (spay/neuter assistance)
Sacramento SPCA: Sacramento (pet food, spay/neuter assistance)
The Sam Simon Foundation: Los Angeles (free surgery for non-orthopedic procedures; free spay/neuter operations, including vaccinations, flea control, deworming, nail trims, and antibiotics)
Sammie’s Friends: Grass Valley (veterinary care assistance)
San Francisco SPCA Animal Hospital (veterinary care assistance programs for senior, disabled or ill pet owners, spay/neuter assistance)
Santa Cruz SPCA: Santa Cruz (pet food, spay/neuter assistance)
Santa Maria Valley Humane Society: Santa Maria (spay/neuter assistance, microchips, pet food bank)
SEAACA: Downey (veterinary medical care assistance, spay/neuter, vaccination assistance)
Sequoia Humane Society: Eureka (spay/neuter assistance)
SHARE Marin Humane Society (veterinary care assistance programs for senior, disabled or ill pet owners)
Spay Neuter Animal Network (SPAN): Ventura (spay/neuter assistance)
SPCA for Monterey County: Monterey (pet food, spay/neuter and vaccination assistance)
Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation: Walnut Creek (pet food, spay/neuter assistance, emergency veterinary assistance)
VET SOS: San Francisco (free veterinary care and supplies for pets of the homeless)
Voice for the Animals Foundation: Santa Monica (veterinary care assistance)