If you need financial assistance to help pay for veterinary care for your pet(s) in the New York City area, there are programs available that can make routine care or emergency treatment more affordable. See below for a list of organizations who may be able to help.
HEALTHY PET PROJECTS OF NYC
Healthy Pet Projects of NYC offers free spay/neuter services, pet food, and supplies for low-income pet owners, and assistance to those facing financial hardship due to a veterinary emergency, with the goal of keeping pets in their homes. Applicants are evaluated on a case-by-case basis and must meet certain criteria.
Vet-I-Care is a resource for families that can’t afford emergency or specialty care for the beloved pets.
LOW COST VET CARE
LOW COST VET MOBILE
Low Cost Vet Mobile provides full-service mobile vet care to low-income clients in all five boroughs.
THE HUMANE SOCIETY OF NEW YORK
The Humane Society of New York offers full service vet care for pet owners with limited means.
THE ASPCA ANIMAL HOSPITAL OF NYC
The ASPCA Animal Hospital of NYC serves NYC pet owners on a limited income and is an urgent care facility. Our criteria for making an appointment stems from our commitment to help as many pets in New York City as possible, and our doctors evaluate a combination of variables when determining treatment eligibility for patients.
EMERGENCY PET CARE
If you are experiencing a pet emergency, below are 24 hour NYC pet hospitals.
ANIMAL MEDICAL CENTER
BLUE PEARL VET HOSPITAL