Get rid of Dog Worms for good! Download our new e-book here!

Pets of the Homeless — Help Needed

Bulletin from the cause:
“Pets of the Homeless”
Go to Cause

Due to the current economic situation that many nonprofits are going through, Pets of the Homeless is struggling everyday to cover veterinary care for pets of people without homes.

Five grant applications have been received and wait funding. Please make at least a $10 tax-deductable donation today – more if it can be afforded – so we can help make pets of the homeless people healthy and happy.

The conservative estimate of the total population of homeless people in the world is 200 million.

Summaries of applications and amounts requested:

1. The Senior Citizen Service Center Food Bank of Murrieta, CA asks for funds to continue providing pet food and veterinarian referral services. $500
2. Dr. Eileen Bissmeyer of All Creatures Veterinary Hospital of Mariposa, CA has requested a grant to fund a free clinic at the Merced County Rescue Mission for pets of the homeless. $825 would cover vaccine, flea and tick medication, food, dewormer, leashes, collars and surgical materials/transportation once a month.
3. “Free Clinic Days” provided by the MaRiLa Veterinary Clinic in Cross Plains, WI, twice a year. Pets to receive physical exams, vaccinations, radiographs and other medical care that they need to stay healthy. $200
4. Mission Free Veterinary Clinic at the Union Gospel Mission Spokane, WA each Wednesday. $500
5. No-Cost veterinary care program by Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine – Veterinary Ambulatory Clinic Services, (veterinarians and students) at Mercy House Transitional Living Centers in Ontario, CA. 8 clinics including spay/neuters. $3,500

* * * * *

>> Help us help our dogs! Consider becoming a patron so we can help even more dogs. Every dollar is appreciated. Please help here.

>> For more dog health info, dog stories and fun stuff, subscribe to our newsletter here.

* * * * *

One Response:

Leave a Reply

  • Follow us!

  • Dog Worm Questions?

    "The way that Nancy provides information on brand name treatments, both prescription and over the counter, and natural remedies is invaluable."

    >> Read more about 'Dog Worms' here

    For Kindle, Nook, iPad, Sony Reader, smartphones, PDF or read it right on your computer!

  • Search:

  • Categories:

  • Recent Posts:

  • Download our Free Apps:

  • Your Pet’s Health:

    Health care info on is NOT meant to replace a veterinarian visit. (Read our terms of use.)

    PLEASE take your pet to a vet immediately at any sign of odd behavior or severe symptoms of illness or injury.

  • Help us Help More Dogs:

    Please consider becoming a patron so we can help out even more dogs!

  • Supporting Animal Causes?

  • Featured Links:

  • Don’t Miss Out!

    Email Marketing by AWeber

© 2009 -          Privacy | Terms | Sign up! | Rescue Groups | About | Contact | Advertising | Sitemap