It Takes a Village

These wonderful organizations in our community provide financial support to assist you with expenses such as pet food, vet care, and spay/neuters or offer temporary resources for those facing house instability.

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Local Food Pantries

Project Just Because

Project Just Because

Project Just Because has partnered with Baypath Humane Society to offer pet food to families in need.

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Massachusetts food pantries

The MSPCA’s website has a great list of Massachusetts food pantries help people who are struggling financially to get food for their dogs or cats.

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Metrowest Pet Pantry temporarily provides low/no cost food and supplies to pet owners in need.

Metrowest Pet Pantry

Metrowest Pet Pantry temporarily provides low/no cost food and supplies to pet owners in need.

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Veterinary Care Programs

Rhode Island Community Spay/Neuter Clinic, LLC

Rhode Island Community Spay/Neuter Clinic

The Rhode Island Community Spay/Neuter Clinic, which is owned by the Ocean State Animal Coalition, is committed to ending companion animal and feral cat overpopulation by providing high quality, subsidized spay and neuter services.

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Merwin Clinic (Allston) provides free office visits and free outpatient veterinary services.

Merwin Clinic

Merwin Clinic in Allston provides free office visits and free outpatient veterinary services.

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Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society

Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society

Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society provides funding for medical care, food, or medications in order to help keep cats with their families.

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Second Chance Animal Shelter

Second Chance Animal Shelter

Second Chance Animal Shelter in East Brookfield and North Brookfield provides low-cost vaccines and microchip clinics.

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Phinneys Friends

Phinney's Friends

Phinney’s Friends provides access to free and low-cost veterinary care, vaccinations, and more.

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Massachusetts Animal Coalition

Massachusetts Animal Coalition

Massachusetts Animal Coalition has a great list of resources that provide financial assistance for pet owners in need.

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Temporary Housing for your Pet

Pets for the Homeless

Pets for the Homeless is a nationwide program that is free and serves pet owners who are homeless or those that qualify for low-income services.  They focus on feeding and providing vaccinations, basic care, and provide emergency care to pets of those in need.

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Safe People Safe Pets

Safe People Safe Pets via the Link Up Education Network helps secure temporary shelter for pets of domestic violence victims. Safe People Safe Pets helps coordinate confidential, temporary foster homes for these pets, providing a safe escape from domestic violence.

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Animal Rescue League

Animal Rescue League of Boston’s Temporary Pet Housing Initiative provides temporary animal care to help pet owners who are facing housing instability or who may be at imminent risk of homelessness.

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Dakin Humane Society

Dakin Humane Society Safety Plan for Animals helps people who are elderly or disabled and who need a temporary stay in a hospital or nursing facility or are seeking emergency shelter from domestic violence by providing temporary foster care for their pets.

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Berkshire Humane Society

Berkshire Humane Society’s SafePet Program offers free foster care for the pets of owners in crisis because they understand the important bond between people and their pets.

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