Check out the resources for pet owners available to you!

When times are tough, know that you’re not alone

You are a hero to your pet! Check out all the resources below for dog training, and be the hero that your pet knows that you are


Dog Training Resources


Rehoming resource


Resources for Military Families

  • Dogs on Deployment: Dogs On Deployment is a 501(c)(3) national non-profit which provides an online network for service members to search for volunteers who are willing to board their pets during their owner’s service commitments.
  • Guardian Angels for Soldier’s Pet: National all-volunteer 501(c)3 Military and Veteran Support Organization assisting active duty service members, wounded warriors, veterans, and their beloved companion animals or assistance service canines through various assistance programs.
  • PACT for Animals: PACT gives peace of mind to hospital patients and military personnel by placing their pets in temporary foster homes until their owners can be reunited with the companion animals they love.


Pet Insurance and Insurance alternatives

  • Pet Insurance 101: This is our short, not scary explanation for how pet insurance works and what things to think about when choosing a plan. This includes a short overview of some alternatives to pet insurance that can help with the medicals costs associated with owning a pet.


Financing Options

  • Care Credit: Offers financing options of 6, 12, 18 or 24 months no interest. You can apply online and be informed immediately if you qualify.
  • Scratch Pay: Offers low-interest rates. You can apply online and be approved immediately and the vet clinic is notified via email right away so treatment can begin. 


National Organizations Offering Aid to Pet Owners

  • Red Rover Relief: Grants around $200. Apply online and you will be informed within 1-2 days.
  • The Pet Fund: Pet Fund works only on non-basic, non-urgent care such as cancer treatment, heart disease, chronic conditions, endocrine diseases, eye diseases, etc. If you think your animal may be eligible for our program, email us at info@thepetfund.com. 
  • Magic Bullet Fund: Assistance is for cancer treatment for dogs only. 
  • Humane Society  


California and Long Beach Specific Resources

  • Long Beach Animal Care Services (LBACS) spay and neuter vouchers- Vouchers are given out at LBACS on a first come first served basis to residents of Long Beach and our contract cities of Los Alamitos, Cerritos, Seal Beach and Signal Hill. LBACS will reimburse the veterinary hospital for up to $30 of the procedure and owners must pay the remaining balance directly to the veterinary hospital. 
  • Pet Assistance Foundation (PAF): The mission is to reduce the number of unwanted, companion animals born in Southern California through education and assistance with spay and neuter services. Call directly for assistance. 
  • Actors and Others for Animals: Serving individuals living on a low or fixed income residing in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, Riverside and Ventura counties with Spay and neuter support and emergency medical aid. 
  • Animal Action League: Provides affordable spay and neuter and other services in Coachella Valley and Morongo Basin  from the mobile clinic. 
  • Golden State Humane Society: Through our two animal care centers in Long Beach and Garden Grove, we offer low-cost spay, neuter, vaccines and basic veterinary care for companion dogs and cats.  
  • Fix Long Beach: Our mobile spay/neuter clinics are held in local parks where we are able to provide the surgery to safely fix animals on site with licensed veterinarians. 
  • Spay Neuter Project of Los Angeles (SNPLA): As the largest nonprofit spay and neuter animal welfare organization in California, our vision is to ensure that spay, neuter and veterinary wellness services are affordable and accessible to all pet owners in Los Angeles and to create an environment in which animal shelters no longer euthanize adoptable pets.
  • Lucy Pet Foundation: Features a free mobile clinic offering spay and neuter services to low-income areas of LA.
  • Inland Empire Pet Partners: Runs a clinic that offers a wide variety of vaccinations and spay and neuter services for cats and dogs at affordable prices. 
  • Starfleet Canine Aid Foundation: Financial assistance for pet owners. Apply online.
  •  Voice for the Animals Foundation: The Helping Friends program gives seniors, people with disabilities, terminal illnesses, and individuals on fixed incomes the extra support they need to care for their animals.


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Your pet looks to you for training, vet care and safety. We can help you be your pet's hero.
Your pet looks to you for training, vet care and safety. We can help you be your pet's hero.