Pet Assistance Resources for Economic Hardship

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If you face the possibility of having to give up your pet due to economic hardship, please check out these pet assistance resources:

If you are facing foreclosure, please see the helpful resource about foreclosure provided by the American Humane Association.

If you can't afford to feed your pets properly:

  • Contact your local animal shelter, humane society, or SPCA. Oftentimes, these organizations are able to help provide pet food to families in need.
  • Contact your local food bank or food pantry. Many food assistance programs for people will also provide pet food.
  • Search for a pet food pantry near you on