Financial assistance

From the Heart Rescue does not fund veterinary care for privately owned animals. We realize, all too well, the costs of providing needed or emergency care for your pet. Below is a listing of local, regional and national organizations which may be able to assist.

Jake Brady Memorial Fund – The Jake Brady Memorial Fund is dedicated to providing financial support to companion animals in need for the prevention and treatment of major health ailments. Ensuring the ability to receive quality treatment and provide for the well being of companion animals will always be the primary objective.

Brown Dog Foundation – At Brown Dog Foundation it is their mission to offer pet owners in temporary financial crisis an alternative to euthanasia when their pet faces a treatable life-threatening condition in order to restore the quality of life for pet and owner.


The Pet Fund – 916-443-6007. The Pet Fund is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit association that provides financial assistance to owners of domestic animals who need veterinary care. Often animals are put down or suffer needlessly because their owners cannot afford expensive surgery or medical treatment. Companion animal owners must often make the difficult decision to put an animal down or neglect medical needs because of the costs involved.

Feline Veterinary Emergency Assistance Program – The Feline Veterinary Emergency Assistance Program is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that provides financial assistance to cat and kitten guardians who are unable to afford veterinary services to save their companions when life-threatening illness or injury strikes.

LabMed – LABMED’s mission is to help rescued Labradors in need of medical attention. Founded in 1996, LABMED is an Internet-based non-profit organization created to distribute financial aid to injured or ill rescues around the country, giving them a second chance at adoption and love from a permanent family.

Labrador Harbor – Labrador Harbor is committed to providing assistance to Labrador Retrievers of all ages, in permanent homes or within a California based non-profit rescue organization. We strongly believe that all Labs, regardless of age, deserve to live quality lives with people who love them. Labrador Harbor may assist with funding medical intervention, as well as training or other special care that may be necessary to enhance quality of life. CA only

Doberman911 – An organization of people with a common goal of helping senior and special needs Dobermans. That need may be financial or it may be only information and/or moral support for the owner of a Doberman with a serious illness or injury.

The Goldstock Fund – The Goldstock Fund’s mission is to provide funds to rescue organizations or individuals to pay for transportation, boarding, evaluations and medical costs of golden retrievers and golden hearted dogs taken into rescue. The Goldstock Fund also provides educational information and materials to rescues and the public.

American Boxer Rescue Association – The ABRA Boxer ER Fund has been set up for assistance for rescued boxers, from any rescue group. Each application will be assessed individually. These guidelines will be followed to determine if the dog is eligible for assistance through the ABRA Boxer ER Fund.

Canine Cancer Awareness – If you are struggling and need assistance to provide your dog with cancer treatment you are encouraged to download an application for financial assistance. You need to have a confirmed cancer diagnosis from your veterinarian to have the application reviewed.

Actors and Others for Animals – The mission of Actors and Others for Animals is to curb the pet overpopulation problem and limit the killing of unwanted companion animals by subsidizing spay/neuter surgeries. They also endeavor to help the pet companions of low and/or fixed income guardians receive needed veterinary care through the Actors and Others Emergency Veterinary Medical program. The objective of this program is to help guardians who need some financial assistance in order to seek needed treatment for their pet companions. Los Angeles and surrounding counties only.

FACE Foundation – Established in 2006, the FACE Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) public charity, whose mission is to enhance and preserve the quality of life of animals by providing access to necessary medical care and education. Based on established criteria, FACE provides financial grants to animal owners who are unable to partially or fully cover the cost of their pet’s emergency or critical care. San Diego, CA only

Save U.S. Pets – Save U.S. Pets Foundation was founded by the dedicated veterinarians of Red Bank Veterinary Hospital who recognized the need to establish a source of financial assistance for families who otherwise would not be able to provide lifesaving care for their pets. NJ only

From the Heart Rescue does not fund veterinary care for privately owned animals. We realize, all too well, the costs of providing needed or emergency care for your pet. Below is a listing of local, regional and national organizations which may be able to assist.

Jake Brady Memorial Fund – The Jake Brady Memorial Fund is dedicated to providing financial support to companion animals in need for the prevention and treatment of major health ailments. Ensuring the ability to receive quality treatment and provide for the well being of companion animals will always be the primary objective.

Brown Dog Foundation – At Brown Dog Foundation it is their mission to offer pet owners in temporary financial crisis an alternative to euthanasia when their pet faces a treatable life-threatening condition in order to restore the quality of life for pet and owner.

The Pet Fund – 916-443-6007. The Pet Fund is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit association that provides financial assistance to owners of domestic animals who need veterinary care. Often animals are put down or suffer needlessly because their owners cannot afford expensive surgery or medical treatment. Companion animal owners must often make the difficult decision to put an animal down or neglect medical needs because of the costs involved.

Feline Veterinary Emergency Assistance Program – The Feline Veterinary Emergency Assistance Program is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that provides financial assistance to cat and kitten guardians who are unable to afford veterinary services to save their companions when life-threatening illness or injury strikes.

LabMed – LABMED’s mission is to help rescued Labradors in need of medical attention. Founded in 1996, LABMED is an Internet-based non-profit organization created to distribute financial aid to injured or ill rescues around the country, giving them a second chance at adoption and love from a permanent family.

Labrador Harbor – Labrador Harbor is committed to providing assistance to Labrador Retrievers of all ages, in permanent homes or within a California based non-profit rescue organization. We strongly believe that all Labs, regardless of age, deserve to live quality lives with people who love them. Labrador Harbor may assist with funding medical intervention, as well as training or other special care that may be necessary to enhance quality of life. CA only

Doberman911 – An organization of people with a common goal of helping senior and special needs Dobermans. That need may be financial or it may be only information and/or moral support for the owner of a Doberman with a serious illness or injury.

The Goldstock Fund – The Goldstock Fund’s mission is to provide funds to rescue organizations or individuals to pay for transportation, boarding, evaluations and medical costs of golden retrievers and golden hearted dogs taken into rescue. The Goldstock Fund also provides educational information and materials to rescues and the public.

American Boxer Rescue Association – The ABRA Boxer ER Fund has been set up for assistance for rescued boxers, from any rescue group. Each application will be assessed individually. These guidelines will be followed to determine if the dog is eligible for assistance through the ABRA Boxer ER Fund.

Canine Cancer Awareness – If you are struggling and need assistance to provide your dog with cancer treatment you are encouraged to download an application for financial assistance. You need to have a confirmed cancer diagnosis from your veterinarian to have the application reviewed.

Actors and Others for Animals – The mission of Actors and Others for Animals is to curb the pet overpopulation problem and limit the killing of unwanted companion animals by subsidizing spay/neuter surgeries. They also endeavor to help the pet companions of low and/or fixed income guardians receive needed veterinary care through the Actors and Others Emergency Veterinary Medical program. The objective of this program is to help guardians who need some financial assistance in order to seek needed treatment for their pet companions. Los Angeles and surrounding counties only.

FACE Foundation – Established in 2006, the FACE Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) public charity, whose mission is to enhance and preserve the quality of life of animals by providing access to necessary medical care and education. Based on established criteria, FACE provides financial grants to animal owners who are unable to partially or fully cover the cost of their pet’s emergency or critical care. San Diego, CA only

Save U.S. Pets – Save U.S. Pets Foundation was founded by the dedicated veterinarians of Red Bank Veterinary Hospital who recognized the need to establish a source of financial assistance for families who otherwise would not be able to provide lifesaving care for their pets. NJ only