Pet Assistance

Low-cost spay/neuter services, vaccinations and microchips as well as medical, financial and legal assistance or referrals. Also see: Calendar for additional low-cost clinics.

Actors and Others for Animals

Offers financial assistance and referrals for low-income families in the greater Los Angeles areas for spay/neuter, emergency veterinary procedures, humane education, pet-assisted therapy, and feral cat assistance.

Advocacy Groups

Counseling and referral services for animal abuse or neglect cases.

Animal Assistance League of Orange County

The organization assists with pet-related problems, such as a free lost/found service, low-cost spay/neuter referrals, as well as financial assistance and/or referrals for low-income pet owners needing veterinary care and food supplies.

Friends of Long Beach Animals

Offers low-cost spay and neuter incentives for low-income residents of Long Beach and Signal Hill. Provides humane education classes to the school district and Long Beach/Signal Hill civic groups. Plus, supports the adoption of homeless animals.

Fur-Ever Home Rescue

See listing in Adoption and Rescue.

Guardian Angels for Soldier’s Pet

All-volunteer 501(c)3 tax exempt Military and Veteran Support Organization (MVSO) trying to assist active duty service members, wounded warriors, and veterans, through various programs, including the “Pet Foster Home” program.

Ida’s Walkers “Keeping Pets and Seniors Together”

Ida’s Walkers is a dog walking and pet care program for low income older adults that can no longer provide the physical activity or care that a pet needs.  Physical challenges, disabilities and chronic illness can restrict an older adult’s ability to care, exercise and/or interact with their pet. The Heart of Ida is there […]

If You Can No Longer Take Care of Your Pet or If You Found or Lost a Pet

See Emergency Resources.

Low-Cost and Free Spay and Neuter Clinics

Low-Cost Spay and Neuter Clinics.

Michelson Found Animals Foundation

Offers low-cost microchipping at their Lakewood location. They also offer  a web tool that locates low-cost spay/neuter locations in Orange and Los Angeles counties.

Operation Blankets of Love

They collect, transport and distribute pet food and recycled or new pet-related items to animals in shelters, rescue groups, foster care-takers, pets of the homeless, and wildlife sanctuaries.

Pet Assistance Foundation

They collect, transport and distribute pet food and recycled or new pet-related items to animals in shelters, rescue groups, foster care-takers, pets of the homeless, and wildlife sanctuaries.

Pet Food Bank in Long Beach

Provides food for cats, dogs, birds and rabbits during food bank, Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. – noon. Christian Outreach in Action, 515 E. 3rd St., Long Beach. 

RUFF Rescue

Non-profit organization dedicated to helping pets and their owners with financial assistance for spay and neuter and veterinary care.