Resources for Pet Owners

Resources for You and Your Pet

 

Houston Humane Society Pet Food Pantry

On Thursday, April 9 at 6900 Lawndale St., the Houston Humane Society & Dignity Memorial, in partnership with Council Member Karla Cisneros, are hosting a free drive-through pet pantry for families in need. Appointments are required and you can sign up here.

 
The Houston Humane Society Pet Pantry will support Houston residents in caring for their pets by providing free pet food and supplies to those well-meaning pet owners needing assistance, especially those falling on difficult financial times due to COVID-19.
 

Details:

Any pet owner who wishes to receive food for their pet through the HHS Pet Pantry must enroll here to fill out necessary paperwork and schedule an appointment. You must enroll and receive confirmation before coming to HHS, walk-ins will not be accepted.

When you arrive to the shelter for your scheduled pickup time, you will see signs in the parking lot that say “Pet Pantry Parking”. You will park in an empty spot and text the number on the sign to let them know you are here. The food will be brought to your car, please do not get out of your car.
 
Pet Pantry Contact Info
 

To donate to the Houston Humane Society Pantry: HHS relies on the generosity of residents and businesses to keep their pantry stocked. 

Donations can be dropped by their shelter at 14700 Almeda Road, Houston, Texas 77053.  

Other ways to Donate: 
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Donations can be mailed to 14700 Almeda Rd. Houston, TX 77053

 

Friends for Life Drive-Thru Pet Clinic and Food Bank

By appointment only.

If you need pet food outside of the scheduled event dates, call 713-863-9835 to make an appointment for a food pickup.

Friends For Life Animal Shelter Parking Lot
107 East 22nd Street, Houston, Texas 77008

TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

Offering: vaccinations, flea/heartworm preventative, pet food

Drive up, stay in your car (to keep social distance), hand over your pet in a carrier, and let their vet treat your animal in a mobile adoption vehicle parked outside. Friends for Life does not income qualify, but please bring an ID for their records.

Need food? Let them know and they’ll bring it to your car from their Pet Food Bank.

To donate to Friends for Life:

To keep their Pet Food Bank stocked, drop off food at 107 E 22nd Street: Monday – Friday, 12-PM.
To help with medical costs (any amount helps), donate online.

 

Lone Star Pet Lodges

Lone Star Pet Lodges is offering free doggie day care and free pet boarding for first responders, hospital workers, Army Corps of Engineers and mobilized National Guard. Please call 281-403-7700 for more information. Lone Star Pet Lodges is located at 3207 Williamsburg Lane, Missouri City, Texas 77459.

 

Houston Dog Ranch

The Houston Dog Ranch has available boarding space for animals in need. Services offered include a room for the dog, quality care giving, behavioral assessment and training. Rates are flexible. Please contact bark@thetexasdogfather.com for more information. The Houston Dog Ranch is located at 9602 Dalecrest Road, Houston 77080.

 

RedRover Relief Grant Program

The RedRover Relief Emergency Boarding grant program helps animals who need temporary boarding while their owners are hospitalized due to the COVID-19 virus. This grant will cover the cost of up to two (2) weeks of boarding while a pet owner is hospitalized. Once the application is submitted, responses will be sent by email or phone within one business day.

Details: Apply for a grant by clicking here.

 

Help Me Keep My Pet

832-510-7622 and helpmekeepmypet.com
Assisting in providing pet food and supplies, basic vetting and alternatives to surrendering your pet.