Lawrence Humane Society
The Lawrence Humane Society (LHS) is committed to nurturing the human-animal bond by providing shelter, care, advocacy, and resources for the people and pets in the community. LHS provides low-cost microchipping, and spay/neuter services. They also have the Crisis Pet Retention Fund (CPR Fund) to provide short-term resources to pet owners experiencing poverty, homelessness, job loss, or other issues to assist in avoiding the surrender of a pet. Resources can include funding, supplies, emergency veterinary care, temporary boarding, and more. If necessary, LHS also takes appointments for pet surrender.
Location: 1805 E. 19th St. Pet Resource Center Phone: 785-371-0473 Office Phone: 785-843-6835
Trinity Lutheran Church Pet Pantry
The Trinity Pet Pantry provides free pet food and supplies (mainly for dogs and cats). Available food and supplies vary based on donations provided. The Pet Pantry is open on Saturdays from 10am to Noon. You can find up to date information on the pantry on their facebook page.
Location: 1245 New Hampshire St. Phone: 785-843-4150
The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City
The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City (HSGKC) provides various resources for individuals in need with pets. HSGKC provides the affordable care clinic for veterinary services. They also provide a pet food pantry and a Charity Care Fund.
Location: 5445 Parallel Pkwy, Kansas City, KS Phone: 913-596-1000
National Organizations with Financial Assistance for Pet Owners
Below is a list of national organizations that provide financial assistance to pet owners in need:
- Bow Wow Buddies
- Brown Dog Foundation
- Dylan's Hearts
- Frankie's Friends
- Friends & Vets Helping Pets
- Hope Mending Hearts
- The Mosby Fund
- Murphee & Sugar Angel Foundation
- The Onyx & Breezy Foundation
- Oscar's Cause
- Paws for a Cure
- Pet Assistance Inc.
- The Pet Fund
- Red Rover Grants
- Shakespeare Animal Fund