Pet Assistance Resources: Economic Hardship and Foreclosure

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.
  • Be sure to check the PETCO Foundation Food Bank Program listings. At the bottom of the page, click on your state to see a list of organizations receiving donated food from the PETCO stores.