Pet Pantry &
Food Banks

The Pet Pantry

We want to ensure that people and pets can remain together, even in the face of a crisis.  Our Pet Pantry program exists to support pet owners who are in need of support with pet food and basic supplies. 

We operate the Pet Pantry from our two locations:
Kitchener Waterloo Animal Centre - 250 Riverbend Dr, Kitchener
Stratford Perth Animal Centre - 125 Griffith Rd, Stratford


1) Select an appointment time:

Kitchener Appointments                  Stratford Appointments

2) Use our fast online form to tell us what you need!

Tell us what items you need

Have a question?

Please contact us directly! 
Phone: 226-220-7885


Other Community Food Banks

The following food banks are accessible year-round and provide pet food and supplies to those in need.  If you have any questions about their services, please contact the organization directly.


We partner with the following local organizations to being pet food and supplies closer to your community!  If you have any questions about accessing items, please contact your local organization directly:

It Takes a Village – Listowel                                      Salvation Army – St Marys                                                                                                                        148 ON-23, Listowel, ON                                                 220 Queen St., St Marys                                                                                                                                (519) 418-4651                                                                   (519) 284-2760

House of Blessing - Stratford                                                                                                                                                                                                                     423 Erie St., Stratford, ON                                                                                                                                                                                                                           (519) 273-3433          

Looking to support the Pet Pantry, and help your community pets?

Our most needed items are:

  • Monetary donations to support the program (to buy specialty items, shelving, etc)
  • Cat Litter
  • Small animal bedding
  • Small animal food

We appreciate donations, but unfortunately we cannot accept open, expired, or near expired (within 1 month) items.

We would like to thank the following organizations for their support of our Emergency Pet Food Banks.


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