Community Pet Care Resources

Life changes and unforeseen circumstances can sometimes interfere with providing veterinary care—whether ongoing or in an emergency—for your beloved pets. Lollypop Farm has compiled the following list of community pet care resources and national organizations for you to consider in your search for low-cost veterinary care and financial assistance.

Lollypop Farm Programs

SNIP (SPAY/NEUTER INCENTIVE PROGRAM)Cat and Dog Spay/Neuter

A program for low-income and other qualifying families that provides low-cost spay/neuter for pet cats and dogs.

 

FERAL CAT PROGRAMFeral cat ear tip spay/neuter

Providing feral cat caretakers with low-income spay/neuter services and vaccinations for feral cats, in support of TNVR (Trap-Neuter-Vaccinate-Return).

 

EMERGENCY PET FOOD PROGRAM

Providing families who are experiencing financial hardship with a one-time donation of dog or cat food. Lollypop Farm has also connected with a number of local food banks to make pet food available throughout the community. Phone: (585) 223-1330 ext. 139

 

PET PEEVES BEHAVIOR HELPLINE

Open the community, this FREE helpline run by expert staff and volunteers provides free advice and counsel for behavior issues with dogs and cats. Learn more.

 

PETS ARE WELCOME PET-FRIENDLY HOUSING

Advice for pet-owning renters and links to pet-friendly rental communities and search sites. Learn more.

 

OTHER COMMUNITY RESOURCES

NOTE: The following services are provided by organizations or businesses that are not affiliated with Lollypop Farm.

Spay/Neuter Services

Rochester Community Animal Clinic Low-Income Spay and Neuter Services
*Open to the community! 985 Bay Street, Rochester, NY 14609 | Phone: (585) 288-0600

Rochester Animal Services Low-Income Spay and Neuter Program (LISN)
*City of Rochester Residents Only 184 Verona Street, Rochester, NY 14608 | Phone: (585) 428-7729

Ontario County Humane Society Spay/Neuter Assistance Program
*Ontario County Residents Only 2976 County Road 48, Canandaigua, NY 14424 | Phone: (585) 396-4590

Humane Society of Wayne County Spay and Neuter Program
*Wayne County Residents Only 1475 County House Road, Lyons, NY 14489 | Phone: (315) 946-3389

Dog and Cat Surgery and Wellness Clinic Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Program
56 Harvester Ave., Batavia, NY 14020 | Phone: (585) 219-4404

Friends of Animals Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Certificates
*Participating Veterinarians Only Online application | Phone: (800) 321-7387

Operation PETS Low-Income Spay and Neuter Services
3443 South Park Ave., Blasdell, NY 14219 | Phone: (716) 783-8998

SANS (Spay and Neuter Syracuse) Low-Income Spay and Neuter Services
2616 Erie Blvd. E, Syracuse, NY 13224 | Phone: (315) 834-0141

CNY Cat Coalition Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Program
*Cats Only, Services Provided at 2 locations, Syracuse and Cortland | Phone: (315) 420-7729

Feral Cat TNR/TNVR Services
(Trap, Neuter, Release) / (Trap, Neuter, Vaccinate, Release)

Rochester Community Animal Clinic TNVR Clinic
985 Bay Street, Rochester, NY 14609 | Phone: (585) 288-0600

Habitat for Cats TNVR Assistance Program
*Monroe County Residents Only P.O. Box 25637, Rochester, NY 14625 | Phone: (585) 234-2894

Colony Caregivers TNVR Assistance Program
*Ontario County Residents Only P.O. Box 12, Shortsville, NY 14548 | Phone: (585) 289-6353

19th Ward Community Cats TNR Assistance Program
*19th Ward Residents Only Website: www.location19.org/group/feralcatgroup

Feral Cat Focus of WNY Spay/Neuter Feral Friendly Vets
*Buffalo & Western NY Region

CNY Cat Coalition TNVR Clinic
*Ferals/Strays/Barn Cats | Phone: (315) 420-7729

SPCA Tompkins County TNVR Clinic
1640 Hanshaw Road, Ithaca, NY 14850 | Phone: (607) 257-1822 ext. 244

Rabies Clinics

It is New York State Law for all dogs, cats, and domestic ferrets to be vaccinated against rabies. The Department of Health hosts FREE rabies vaccination clinics. As a resident of your County, you may attend any of the clinics; you do not have to wait for the one in your township. Be sure to share the records of vaccinations performed at clinics with your veterinarian.

Monroe County Department of Health FREE Rabies Vaccination Clinics
Phone: (585) 753-5171

Ontario County Department of Health FREE Rabies Vaccination Clinics
Phone: (877) 267-1984

Wayne County Department of Health FREE Rabies Vaccination Clinics
Phone: (315) 946-5749

Vaccination Clinics

Rochester Community Animal Clinic
*Open to the community! 985 Bay Street, Rochester, NY 14609 | Phone: (585) 288-0600

PetSaver Healthy Pet Super Store
*Greece Location Only Stone Ridge Plaza, 1596 Ridge Road West, Rochester, NY 14615 | Phone: (585) 621-0890

PetCo
Canandaigua, 324 Eastern Boulevard Canandaigua, NY 14424, Phone: (585) 394-6170
Greece, 2373 Ridge Road West Greece, NY 14626, Phone: (585) 227-2180
Henrietta, 300 Hylan Drive, Henrietta, NY 14623, Phone: (585) 273-0150
Irondequoit, 2255 E Ridge Rd Irondequoit, NY 14622, Phone: (585) 467-0310
Pittsford, 3200 Monroe Avenue, Rochester NY 14618, Phone: (585) 385-6850

Petsmart
Greece, 3042 Ridge Road West Greece, NY 14626, Phone: (585) 227-6700
Henrietta, 790 Jefferson Road #200 Henrietta, NY 14623, Phone: (585) 272-8020
Webster, 917 Holt Road Webster, NY 14580, Phone: (585) 872-0850
Victor, 421 Commerce Dr. Victor, NY 14564, Phone: (585) 924-4100

VIP Pet Care Community Clinics/Pet Vet Clinic
*Offering services at Pet Supplies Plus, Country Max, and Tractor Supply stores

Veterinary Care

Rochester Community Animal Clinic Wellness Exams and Non-Critical Urgent Care
*Open to the community! Routine visits and non-life-threatening care available on a walk-in basis regardless of income status.
985 Bay Street, Rochester, NY 14609 | Phone: (585) 288-0600

Banfield Animal Hospital
*Frequently, but not always, offers a free exam for new clients. Apply for a certificate online.
Henrietta, 790 Jefferson Road #200 Henrietta, NY 14623, Phone: (585) 272-8020
Webster, 917 Holt Road, Webster, NY 14580-9101, Phone: (585) 217-9448

Henrietta Animal Hospital Pets in Need Clinic (PINC)
3156 East Henrietta Road, Henrietta, NY 14467 | Phone: (585) 334-3800

Dog and Cat Surgery and Wellness Clinic Low-Cost Full-Service Veterinarian
56 Harvester Ave., Batavia, NY 14020 | Phone: (585) 219-4404

Financial Assistance

Rochester Hope for Pets
Phone: (585) 271-2733 ext. 89 | A core piece of their mission is to provide grants toward veterinary care to pet owners during times of financial need, with a focus on emergency and critical care. To be considered for an award, pet owners must complete an application and have an official estimate provided by a veterinarian. Payments are made directly to the veterinary care provider.

All 4 Pets WNY
Phone: (585) 727-5142 | Their mission is to provide a one-time grant of money to pay for medical care for pets whose caring, responsible owners are not able to pay for the care that will bring their pet back to health due to low income, personal crisis or disaster. Payments will be made directly to the medical care provider.

Best Friends Animal Society
Best Friends Animal Society has compiled a list of local and national grants organized by animal, specific illness, and individual needs. Best Friends Animal Society’s goal is to connect individuals who cannot afford veterinary care with available resources

The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation
The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation is an organization dedicated to providing urgent medical care funds to dogs who are either homeless or whose parents cannot afford to pay their veterinary bills.

Care Credit
Care Credit, the leader in patient/client financing, has helped more than 3 million patients/clients get the treatment or procedures they needed and wanted. With a comprehensive range of plan options, for treatment or procedure fees from $1 to over $25,000, they offer a plan and a low monthly payment to fit comfortably into almost every budget.

Labrador Life Line, Inc.
Labrador Life Line, Inc. helps owners or rescuers of Labrador Retrievers who are in need of financial assistance. Labrador Life Line is committed to offering a variety of types of assistance to Labrador Retrievers with medical treatment or other special needs.

Pet Health Insurance

Lollypop Farm recommends pet health insurance to help provide the best veterinary care for your pet for unforeseen illnesses or accidents.

24PetWatch, Phone: (866) 597-2424

ASPCA Pet Health Insurance, Phone: (888) 716-1203

Healthy Paws Pet Insurance, Phone: (800) 453-4054

Pet Partners, Phone: (866) 774-1113, Website: www.petpartners.com

 

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