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Ottawa Paw Pantry

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Alternate Name Emergency Paw Pantry Program ; OCR ; Pet Food Bank
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Resource established to help prevent the abandonment or surrender of animals when their families cannot afford to feed them * provides temporary food assistance to qualifying low income pet owners who are currently unable to afford food for their pets and may be forced to give up their pets without food assistance * drop offs are available for homebound recipients
Hours There are no office hours
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Low income individuals * if a client's normal income is above the federal poverty line, the organization can still consider their case if they can prove their temporary, financial hardship with appropriate documentation, such as recent job loss, major illness in the family, or unexpected major bills * one applicant/pet per household * pet must be spayed/neutered (grace period available)
Application Forms and additional information available online * to volunteer, send an email to
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Pet Food
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Social Media Facebook Instagram
Primary Contact Laura Spragge, Co-Founder; Email:
Other Details
Funding Fundraising
Resources Website

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