C.A.R.E (Companion Animal Resource Effort)

The CARE Program provides temporary assistance to residents of Loudoun County who are temporarily unable to provide veterinary care for their beloved companion animals. The program strives to preserve the bond between owners and their companion animals by providing temporary financial assistance, with the goal of keeping pets in loving homes.

How Loudoun County Animal Services Can Help

Vet Care

The CARE Program provides temporary financial assistance for the treatment of illness or injury and to provide necessary prescription medications for the companion animals of approved CARE recipients. Once approved, CARE recipients will receive a voucher valid at participating veterinary clinics. CARE funds are limited and are provided on a first come, first served basis to approved CARE recipients only. Download a CARE application (PDF).

*Routine vaccinations are not provided by the CARE Program, but you can learn more about low cost vaccinations (PDF).

Spay / Neuter

If you are interested in having your dog or cat spayed or neutered but cannot afford to do so, the CARE spay/neuter program can help. Loudoun County residents can receive a spay/neuter voucher at the shelter during business hours. Vouchers cover spay/neuter costs only, vaccines, blood-work or other medical conditions are not covered. Vouchers must be used within 90 days and are only valid at participating partner vets. To request a voucher please come to the shelter during business hours. Proof of Loudoun County residence is required. 

How You Can Help

We accept donations in support of the CARE Program. If you would like to donate to CARE, please make checks payable to Loudoun County  Animal Services and indicate “CARE Program” in the memo section of your check. LCAS is a 170c organization and your donations to LCAS are tax deductible! 

For more information, please contact Loudoun County Animal Services at 703-777-0406 or email Animal Services.