Animal Shelter

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Building closed; services by advance appointment only; staff on site 9am-5pm daily.

4500 West Ox Road
Fairfax, VA 22030

Karen Diviney, Ph.D.,
Director

Organizations to Help with Financial Assistance for Pet Medical Care

Unexpected pet medical bills can be tough to take on. If your pet needs medical care that will be difficult to afford, there are organizations that can help.

 

Scratch Pay

Simple, pet friendly payment plans;

apply online.

 

https://scratchpay.com/

 

Dylan’s Hearts

A nonprofit agency that aids families struggling financially to pay for vet care.

 

http://www.dylanshearts.com/

 

Friends & Vets

This organization assists when your pet needs financial help for “extraordinary” veterinary expenses to save their life.

 

http://friendsandvetshelpingpets.org/need-assitance/

 

Harley’s Hope Foundation

A group that gives financial aid for major illnesses and emergency veterinary care.

 

http://www.harleys-hopefoundation.org/

 

Magic Bullet Fund

The group provides assistance for dogs fighting cancer.

 

http://themagicbulletfund.org/

 

Paws 4 A Cure

A nonprofit group that aids families whose dogs and cats are in need of non-routine veterinary care.

 

http://www.paws4acure.org/

 

Pet Assistance, Inc.

This organization helps financially for dogs and cats with urgent veterinary needs.

 

https://www.petassistanceinc.org/

 

The Pet Fund

A nonprofit group that provides assistance to pets in need of veterinary care for cancer treatment, heart disease and other non-basic or emergency care.

 

https://thepetfund.com/

 

Red Rover Relief

This nonprofit organization offers grant money so pet caregivers can afford urgent and emergency vet treatment for pets.

 

https://redrover.org/relief/

 

Lend Up

Instant decisions on loans up to $250

for 30 days.

 

https://www.lendup.com/

 

Care Credit

CareCredit helps you pay for out-of-pocket healthcare expenses for you, your family, and even your pets!

 

https://www.carecredit.com/

 

 

Waggle

 

 

https://waggle.org/

 

 

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