Financial Assistance Resources








Various fundraising options to raise money for pet assistance


Medical Assistance / Spay & Neuter




American Humane



  • Financial assistance program for animals who have been homeless and/or victims of abuse or neglect

American Veterinary Medical Foundation

  • Vets who are members may be able to request grant funding to assist pets in need

Banfield Foundation

  • Provides resources for vet care and other pet support assistance

Best Friends Animal Society

  • Online general animal care including health care information

Bialy’s Wellness Foundation

  • Sponsors animals which special needs for lower income families who have made fund raising efforts in advance of requesting assistance

Big Fix for Big D


Big Hearts Fund

  • Support pet owners whose dogs or cats have been diagnosed with heart disease

The Brown Dog Foundation

PH: None


The Brown Dog Foundation

(online request for assistance form)

  • Online request takes 2-5 days to process.
  • Helps owners of dogs with life-threatening medical conditions bridge the gap in order to be able to pay for their pet’s care

Canine Cancer Awareness

PH: None


(online request for assistance)


  • Resource information for families whose dog has been diagnosed with cancer

Care Credit

PH: 1-800-677-0718

  • A credit card company for health care, including veterinary


Cats in Crisis

  • Dedicated to helping cats and kittens with special medical needs receive veterinary treatment

Cody’s Club

  • Works with dogs with cancer in need of radiation treatment

Dallas Animal Services

PH: 214-670-6800


Dallas Companion Animal Project


Contact Name: Maeleska Fletes

PH: None



  • Low Cost Spay & Neuter
  • Provide educational resources to the South Dallas Communities
  • Provide emergency medical assistance

Deaf Dog Education Action Fund

  • Provides education for owners of deaf dogs

Diabetic Cats In Need

  • Assists with diabetic cats in need

Dog & Cat Cancer Fund

  • Helps families in need to get treatment for their cats and dogs suffering from cancer. Helps pet parents pay for their pet’s chemotherapy, surgery, radiation therapy and holistic therapy (including alternative medicine and acupuncture)

Dylan’s Hearts

  • Provides financial assistance to veterinarians of low income families whose companion animals need emergency care

Feline Veterinary Emergency Assistance Program

  • Currently only taking applications for their Kobi Fund which provides financial assistance to owners of pets who have Vaccine Associated Sarcoma (VAS)

Frankie’s Friends

PH: 888-465-PETS


(contact form)

  • Provide grants to help with the cost of life-saving or life-enhancing emergency or specialty care for pets whose families cannot afford the full cost of treatment
  • Grant will not exceed $500
  • Online Application:


Friends and Vets Helping Pets

PH: 859-309-2043

  • Founded to assist families with financial limitations to pay for extraordinary veterinary expenses necessary to save a pet’s life.

Ginger’s Legacy

PH: 303-646-8891

  • Financial assistance for unanticipated medical or surgical costs for their pet(s) when it has been determined that without this assistance, the pet’s life or well-being is in jeopardy

God’s Creatures Ministry

  • Owners of pets with life-threatening medical issues can receive small grants of $50 to offset costs

Handicapped Pets Foundation


CONTACT: (will reply within 7-10 days)

  • Wheelchairs for handicapped pets.
  • Applications are reviewed 3-4 times a month.
  • Applicants on State/Federal assistance will receive priority
  • Online application request

Harley’s Hope Foundation

  • Grant for pets in need of emergency or major medical care or behavioral or specialty training

Heartworm Resources


Hillside Vet Clinic

  • Low cost medical services

Hope Mending Hearts

PH: None


  • Offers financial assistance to pet owners to care for animals who need urgent veterinary care
  • Typical grant is $100-$200
  • Eligibility guidelines:

Humane Society of North Texas

PH: 817-332-HSNT

Various locations in the Ft. Worth area.


  • Services the Ft. Worth Area
  • Low Cost Spay & Neuter
  • Annual Exams
  • Vaccines
  • Preventative Care

Humane Society of the United States

  • Provides links for pet assistance organizations in each state, including spay and neuter and basic care

Ian Somerhalder Foundation

  • Offers financial assistance for animals who need urgent medical care due to illness or injury sustained from abuse or neglect

Joshua Lewis Animal Cancer Foundation

  • Assists with cancer treatment

Let’s Fix This

PH: None

LOC: South Dallas, TX

  • Free Spay & Neuter for South Dallas Residents.  Click in the page for a list of qualified zip codes and locations Spay & Neuters done thru: 

SPCA or Spay & Neuter Network

Letters Foundation

  • Financial assistance for those in crisis

Low Cost Pet Vax

  • Local,  low cost, mobile vaccinations

Low Cost Pet Vet

  • Low cost veterinary services located in Irving

Magic Bullet Fund

PH: None


(online contact form)

  • Apply online for assistance for canine cancer treatment for those who need financial assistance
  • Replies within 1-2 weeks 
  • Eligibility guidelines:

Meals on Wheels

  • Brings meals to low-income seniors also offers pet food to their clients in some locations

The Mosby Foundation

PH: None

CONTACT: Online Contact form at the bottom of their web page


  • Will NOT pay for diagnostic, general, routine or dental cleaning.
  • Dogs must be spayed or neutered
  • Online Pre-Qualification form must be filled out, prior to requesting assistance.

Onyx and Breezy Foundation

  • Provides grants to folks who cannot afford urgent and emergency medical care for their pets

Paws 4 A Cure

PH: None


(Contact only no request will be accepted)

  • Assist both Cats and Dogs with injuries and illnesses
  • Will NOT pay for diagnostic, general, routine or dental cleaning.
  • Will pay for wheelchair
  • Responds within 24 hours
  • Online Application:

Pet Assistance Inc

  • Offers emergency assistance to longtime pet owners whose companion animals have been diagnosed with an urgent medical issue that they cannot afford

PetMobile Pet Hospital

PH: (972) 423-7387

LOC: 608 West I-30 East Suite #411, Garland, TX 75043


  • Crowdfunding site for creating a campaign for your pet

Premier Vet Clinic

  • Located in Rowlett – low cost spay/neuter and vaccines

Red Rover

  • Offers grants to low-income individuals whose pets need urgent lifesaving care

Rescued Rollers

  • Refurbishes used wheelchairs for dogs and sends them to folks in need

Riedel and Cody Fund

  • Dedicated to helping families who cannot afford treatment for their pets who have been diagnosed with cancer

Rose’s Fund for Animals

PH: 877-505-4234

  • Offers financial assistance to pet owners whose animals are dealing with urgent, life-threatening health concerns and whose prognosis after treatment is good

Scratch Pay

  • Simple, pet friendly payment plans.

Shakespeare Animal Fund

PH: 775-342-7040

  • Assist elderly, disabled and those whose total income does not exceed the current poverty guidelines to obtain emergency pet care

SPCA of Texas

PH: 214-742-7722


Dallas: 2400 Lone Star Dr. Dallas, TX 752124830 Village Fair Dr Dallas, TX 75224

Mckinney: 8411 Stacy RD McKinney, TX 75070

  • Low Cost Spay & Neuter
  • Annual Exams
  • Vaccines
  • Preventative Care
  • NOT equipped for emergency situations

Spay and Neuter Network

PH: 972-472-3500


LOC: 102 E Trunk St

Crandall, TX 75114



  • Requires a $20 deposit per pet which is refundable after surgery
  • Spay & Neuters will be transported from several areas in DFW to their clinic in Crandall
  • Also provides vaccines on-site check location calendar
  • Free services in specified South Dallas zip codes, though may be able to offer free services outside designated zip codes on limited basis

Sponsor Adoptions

PH: 817-394-5031

CONTACT: Online form


  • Assist in fundraising and marketing for animals inside participating DFW area shelters as well as provide financial assistance to pet owners struggling with medical and other costs for pet

The Pet Fund

PH: 916-443-6007

LOC: Online


  • Only funds non-basic, non-urgent medical treatment such as cancer treatment and heart disease.
  • Online form

Red Rover

PH: 916-429-2457

LOC: Online


Texas Coalition for Animal Protection

PH: 940-566-5551

LOC: DFW Multiple locations


  • Low Cost Spay & Neuter
  • Annual Exams
  • Vaccines
  • Preventative Care
  • Dental
  • Not equipped for emergency situations

Town East Animal Hospital

  • Located in Mesquite. Low cost veterinary services

VCA Animal Hospital

  • Has options available for more extensive or emergency veterinary care

Veterinary Care foundation

Check here to find an accredited vet school near you and ask if they have discounted options for care.

Violet’s Friends

  • provides financial assistance to pet owners for surgeries, therapies, urgent or critical veterinary care, and mobility solutions that can’t otherwise afford.


  • Crowdfunding platform specifically dedicated to ending economic euthanasia, meaning situations where owners are forced to put down their pets because they can’t afford medical care