Pet Retention ResourcesLooking for resources to help you keep your pet?
Financial Assistance for Pet Owners
Santa Barbara Humane Society offers spays and neuters at low-cost or no cost depending on the client’s income. We also can provide short-term assistance for those in need of pet food. Emergency boarding is available at Santa Barbara Humane Society under certain circumstances. Please contact our relinquishment line at (805) 964-4777 x 117 for more information.
The RedRover Relief program provides financial and emotional support to good samaritans, animal rescuers, and pet owners to help them care for animals in life-threatening situations and resources to help victims of domestic violence escape abusive environments with their pets.
The mission of STARelief and Pet Assistance is to provide life-saving pet food, veterinary care, emergency boarding, and foster care to pets whose caretakers are struggling with financial hardship.
Dogs on Deployment’s mission is to give military members peace of mind concerning their pets during their service commitments by providing them with the ability to find people and resources to help them.
Need Assistance Getting Food or Medical Treatments?
Care4Paws provides assistance for the following items: pet food, cat litter, flea medication, blankets, pet jackets, dog beds, leashes, collars, and more. They also assist with services such as free spays/neuters, critical veterinary care, vaccinations, and microchips in their mobile veterinary clinic.
Pet Friendly Housing
People with Pets offers a search engine for locating pet friendly apartments, housing, and hotels along with other pet related resources (pet services, products, events, attractions, restaurants, parks, beaches, and more.)