Domestic Abuse Assistance
RedRover offers financial assistance (grants) for victims of domestic violence and their pets through its Safe Escape program.
Losing your home is a very stressful time. Please know that there is help for homeowners struggling to keep their beloved pets. Foreclosure Pets can help you find a pet-friendly place to live, temporarily adopt out your pet until you get back on your feet or help you find a permanent home for your pet. Click here for a list of Boarding Facilities in Ventura County.
If you or a family member are being deployed and are in need of temporary re-homing services, please contact the following sources:
Dogs on Deployment
Guardian Angels for Soldier’s Pet
Housing/Moving with your pet
Having to move can be very stressful, but it doesn’t mean that you have to give up your pets. Find a pet-friendly new home:
Pet-Friendly Apartment List for Ventura County.
Zumper - Pet friendly apartment search engine
Keep Your Pet.com - Pit Bull friendly insurance companies
State Farm Insurance
United States Liability Insurance Group
Ventura County Low-Cost Vaccination Clinics sponsored by VCAS!
Ventura County Animal Services (VCAS) offers a series of low-cost vaccination and microchip clinics at new locations each month. Here is a list of our Low-Cost Vaccination Clinics.
California Department of Social Services Assistance Dog Special Allowance (ADSA) Program: Statewide (provides monthly stipend to eligible persons who use a guide, signal, or service dog)
Mercy Crusade’s Spay and Neuter Clinic: Oxnard (spay/neuter and vaccination assistance)
Pet Assistance Foundation: Multiple Locations, Southern California (spay/neuter assistance for dogs, cats, and rabbits)
Pet Orphans of Southern California: Van Nuys (veterinary care assistance)
The Sam Simon Foundation: Los Angeles (free surgery for non-orthopedic procedures; free spay/neuter operations, including vaccinations, flea control, deworming, nail trims, and antibiotics)
Spay Neuter Animal Network (SPAN): Ventura (spay/neuter assistance)
The Big Hearts Fund: for the diagnosis and treatment of canine and feline heart disease
Brown Dog Foundation: prescription medications
Canine Cancer Awareness
Care Credit: Provides a line of credit to parents of pets in need of veterinary care. Online application.
Cats In Crisis
Companion Bridge: an online community for those with animals that require significant medical care to solicit physical, emotional, and financial help
CorgiAid: Financial assistance for Corgi and Corgi-mixes
The Dog & Cat Cancer Fund
Fetch a Cure: Support and assistance for pets with cancer
Friends of Animals: Provides assistance and certificates for low-cost spay/neuter programs
The Gandalf Fund: financial assistance for working and retired assistance dogs in the event of catastrophic illness or accidental injury.
God’s Creatures Ministry Veterinary Charity
HandicappedPets: Support for handicapped and special needs pets.
Harley’s Hope: services for low-income pet owners, service animals, seniors, and pets living in short-term foster care.
Hearts United for Animals
Joshua Louis Animal Cancer Foundation: for pets under the care of a board-certified veterinary oncologist.
Labrador Lifeline: Financial assistance for owners of Labrador Retrievers
Land of Pure Gold Foundation: financial aid for Working Dogs (Assistance, Detection, Search & Rescue, Enforcement, Military and Animal-Assisted Therapy Dogs) who have been diagnosed with cancer.
Magic Bullet Fund: cancer-specific
The Mosby Fund
The Onyx & Breezy Foundation
Paws 4 A Cure
The Perseus Foundation: support for pets diagnosed with cancer
Petkey: worldwide lost & found pet recovery database.
The Pet Fund
Pets of the Homeless: pet food and veterinary care assistance for homeless
Pit Bull Rescue Central: resource for owners and caretakers of American Pit Bull Terriers, American Staffordshire Terriers, Staffordshire Bull Terriers, and any mixes thereof.
The Riedel & Cody Fund: for pets suffering with cancer
Shakespeare Animal Fund
Special Needs Dobermans: Financial assistance for senior and special needs Doberman Pinschers.
Tipper & Squirt Care for Cushings Fund: financial assistance for families struggling to pay medical care costs associated with Cushing’s disease.
Top Dog Foundation “Bentley Grant”: for senior dogs
Vetary: Provide simplified financing/credit to owners of pets needing veterinary care, instant online approval.