Third Party Payment Plan Options
Financial Assistance Programs
This list compiles information on organizations that offer financial assistance for veterinary care.
Some may limit eligibility depending on location, income, breed, cost, or specific medical care.
Descriptions of services are provided based on available information – we encourage you to contact these organizations directly to determine if your situation qualifies for assistance.
Washington State Financial Aid Programs:
The Rainier Animal Fund
Medical grants are available to assist with individual veterinary care on a case-by-case basis. Qualifying applicants may be low-income, seniors, disabled individuals, or people at risk of abuse and entering a shelter.
The Furry Faces Foundation provides financial assistance for individuals unable to provide medical care, unexpected veterinary bills, food, vaccines, and other needs.
The Budkis Fund
Assists low-income seniors and their pets in the Puget Sound area by providing monetary assistance for emergency veterinary care.
The Good Samaritan Fund
This fund is used to provide treatment through Washington State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine to assist clients who cannot pay for care due to circumstances beyond their control.
Concern for Animals
Provides voucher assistance for spay and neuter surgeries, and other medical care needs in the Thurston, Mason, and Lewis county areas.
PAWS of Bainbridge Island and North Kitsap
Provides low-income families with emergency financial aid for veterinary expenses.
Kitsap Humane partners with local veterinarians to offer financial assistance to pet owners facing uncharacteristic veterinary bills or nonstandard veterinary care in the Kitsap, Mason, Jefferson, and Pierce counties.
Olympic Mountain Pet Pals partners with select veterinarians in the Port Townsend and Chimacum areas to provide financial assistance for emergency medical treatment, for animals whose owners cannot afford to pay for all or part of the necessary services.
National Financial Programs
The Brown Dog Foundation
Helps to bridge funding gaps when families have a sick pet that is likely to respond to treatment but are unable
to afford care.
Funding helps to offset the cost of radiation treatment for pets with cancer.
Provides financial assistance to families struggling to pay for veterinary care of companion animals.
Provides financial assistance grants to family-owned pets in need of lifesaving emergency or specialty veterinary care whose caregivers cannot afford the full cost of treatment.
The Handicapped Pets Foundation
Donates wheelchairs to pets in need.
Hearts United for Animals
Assists with emergency medical cases when funding allows.
Provides financial assistance to pet owners who are unable to afford the cost of veterinary services, medicine, or medical supplies to a sick or injured pet.
Joshua Louis Animal Cancer Foundation
Dedicated to finding cures and helping pets with life-threatening illnesses, including cancer.
Land of Pure Gold Foundation
Provides grants to assist with cancer treatment of active working dogs (assistance, detection, search & rescue, enforcement, military work, or animal-assisted therapy).
Magic Bullet Fund
Provides financial assistance for cats and dogs with cancer.
The Mosby Foundation
Provides financial assists for dogs in need of critical care.
The Onyx & Breezy Foundation
Provides funding to support individuals facing medical hardship, dogs of veterans suffering from PTSD, food,
medicine, supplies, and more.
Paws 4 a Cure
Provides financial assistance throughout the United States to those who cannot afford veterinary care.
Pet Assistance Inc.
Provides financial assistance for urgent or life-threatening emergencies.
The Pet Fund
Provides financial assistance to owners of domestic animals in the United States who need veterinary care.
Provides financial assistance, resources, and emotional support to pet guardians struggling with economic hardship when pets are in life-threatening situations.
The Shakespeare Animal Fund
Helps elderly, disabled, or low-income families obtain emergency and lifesaving veterinary care.
Tipper and Squirt Care for Cushing’s Fund
Provides financial aid to families who are struggling to pay medical costs associated with the diagnosis and treatment of Cushing’s disease.
The Tripawds Amputation Surgery Assistance Program
Provides financial help with veterinary expenses related to amputation for their dog or cat.