Resources

Animal Adoption Portal

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Boarding/ Day Care/ Sitting/ Grooming

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Disaster Preparedness

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Free or Low Cost Spay/Neuter for Pit and Pix Mix

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Low Cost, Free Spay/Neuter and Feral Cat Resources

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Pet Information/ Other Information

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Low Income / No Income Assistance

Bay Area Animal Shelters / Humane Societies / Rescues

See www.PetHarbor.com - for list of all shelters.

Santa Cruz SPCA

Thanks to Santa Cruz SPCA for helping so many city Animal Shelters!

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No Kill Shelters

Other Rescue Groups

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Dog Parks and Hiking Places

Dogs running in the beach

Daily Exercise is fun and vital for dogs!

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Furry Friends Rescue Programs

Foster Home Network

Guardian Assistance

Sanctuary Program

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Local Animal Rescue Groups

Cat Rescues - East Bay

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Pet Emergency

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Pet Friendly Rentals

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Educational / Training Information

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Financial Assistance Programs for Veterinary Bills

  • American Animal Hospital Association
    Helps those in need access quality veterinary care for their sick or injured pets. We raise funds and award grants supporting veterinary care for pets that have been abandoned or whose owners are experiencing financial hardship.
  • Angels 4 Animals
    Angels 4 Animals, a guardian angel of animals whose caretakers find themselves in difficult financial situations. Our services range from financial aid to complete treatment to those pets in need.
  • Care Credit
    A credit card company for health care, including veterinary care.
  • Help-A-Pet
    Telephone: (630) 986-9504, Fax: (630) 986-9141 Established in 1999, HELP-A-PET is a nonprofit organization with a single purpose: to provide financial assistance nationwide for the medical care of pets whose owners are unable to afford the expense.
  • In Memory of Magic (IMOM), Inc
    Phone (866) 230-2164, Fax (301) 599-1852 Helping people help pets. To better the lives of sick, injured and abused companion animals. We are dedicated to insure that no companion animal has to be euthanized simply because their caretaker is financially challenged.
  • OHS
    Fremont, CA
    510.792.4577
    Our Companion Animal Special Assistance Program provides financial assistance to Fremont, Union City, and Newark residents with limited incomes whose companion animals have emergency veterinary or other needs.
  • The Pet Fund
    A registered 501(c)3 nonprofit association that provides financial assistance to owners of domestic animals who need urgent veterinary care. The purpose of the Pet Fund is to work towards a future where decisions about companion animal medical care need never be made on the basis of cost.
  • Piggers' Pals
    A nonprofit organization designed to assist families in need seek specialty level care for their pets. The foundation will accept applications from individuals or families that require financial assistance to provide advanced medical and/or surgical veterinary care that will extend both quantity and quality of life for their pets that would otherwise not be available to them.
  • Shakespeare Animal Fund Shakespeare Animal Fund
    This organization was founded after the loss of a beloved Cocker Spaniel "Shakespeare". He died after a very costly illness, and in his memory this fund was founded to help others who might face financial problems while trying to save their pet.
  • United Animal Nations
    Telephone: (916) 429 2457, Fax: (916) 429 2456 The mission of LifeLine Rescue and LifeLine Individual Grants is to help homeless or recently rescued animals suffering from life-threatening conditions that require specific and immediate emergency veterinary care. We strive to serve Good Samaritans who take in sick or injured animals.
  • Handicapped Pets
    Handicapped Pets.com Help Fund From time to time, HandicappedPets.com recognizes a caretaker of handicapped pets that need some special attention, and a little extra help. There are those who are so selflessly dedicated to their animal families that they give up a little more than they can afford. This special fund is used to provide support to those people.
  • Feline Veterinary Assistance Program (FVEAP)
    Fax: 888-301-4264 Seniors, People with disabilities, People who have lost their job, Good Samaritans who rescue a cat or kitten - any of these folks may need financial assistance to save a beloved companion.
  • Cats in Crisis/Chronic Disease
  • Cats in Crisis Mesa Fund/Kidney Disease
  • Cats in Crisis Stripes Fund/Heart and Thyroid Disease
  • Cats in Crisis Gillie Fund, Neurological condition-Mobility impairment
  • Cats in Crisis Nine Lives Emergency Fund
  • Feline Outreach/Diabetes
  • FVEAP/Vaccine Associated Sarcoma

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Pet Food / Treats Recipes

Holistic Vet and Alternative Care, Raw Foods for Animals

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Senior Dog Rescue

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About Furry Friends Rescue

Furry Friends Rescue (FFR) is an all-volunteer non-profit Bay Area companion animal rescue organization, comprised entirely of experienced volunteers who collectively have rescued hundreds of companion animals and placed them in loving homes.

Since November 1998, we have saved over 12,000 animals and the numbers are growing every day—along with 6000+ Guardian, Shelter & Rescue Assists! Our volunteer home foster about 120 dogs and cats...Read More

Interested in Helping?

We can always use your help! If you are interesting in volunteering, see what volunteer positions are available! If you are interested in fostering, visit Foster Home Network page and fill out the application.

Twitter @ FurryFriends