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Pet Care Services

To many of us, pets are family. Some older adults and persons with disabilities may need extra support to take care of their pets.

Note, this information is subject to change. Be sure to check back regularly.  

Pet Food Assistance

Pantry Service | (619) 299-7012

San Diego Humane Society helps people keep their pets by providing essential pet services and support to pet families in need. 

Helen Woodward Animal Center | (858) 756-4117

Helen Woodward Animal Center provides educational and therapeutic programs for people, as well as humane care and adoption for animals.


Community Resource Guide

The San Diego Humane Society has created a Community Resource Guide with information on discount pet exams, spay and neuter services, vaccinations, and much more. 



Additional Resources

Lionel's Legacy

Lionel’s Legacy offers support to older adults, 65 years and older, who are concerned about caring for their senior dog (7 years of age or older). Learn more about programs and services for senior dogs here.


Assistance Dog Special Allowance (ADSA)

The Assistance Dog Special Allowance (ADSA) program provides a monthly payment of $50 to eligible persons who use a guide, signal, or service dog to help them with their disability-related needs. The allowance is to help pay the costs of food, grooming, and health care for the dog. Click here to learn more about the program and apply.