We realize that there are many different obstacles a family can face that affect how and if they can continue to care for their pet. We can’t always be the solution, but want you to know the following resources are also available to you.
Foster homes for for people in need and in the military
Veterinary care, including spay/neuter
Assistance is available through the American Red Cross, Twin Cities Chapter.
Minnesota Alliance for Family and Animal Safety
Helping Hands for Pets
For Western Wisc. residents
The Pet Project
Provides pet food and basic supplies
Organizations that provide financial assistance for veterinary bills
Guardian Angels for Soldiers’ Pets
United Way Twin Cities
211 or (800) 543-7409
Senior LinkAge Line
Assistance is available and provided by various organizations.
In the event these alternative resources don’t address the circumstances you are experiencing with your pet, please review how to surrender your pet to Animal Humane Society. We are an open-admission animal welfare organization and will accept any animal for any reason.
* Information provided by other organizations, including links to external websites, does not constitute endorsement by Animal Humane Society of the opinions, information, products or services of that organization
Our mission, vision, and values
Mission: To engage the hearts, hands, and minds of the community to help animals.
Vision: To compassionately and responsibly create a more humane world for animals.
Values: Be good to animals. Partner with people. Lead responsibly with compassion.