Multiple groups offer pet food banks to help fill the bowls of hungry pets whose owners need help. Here is a list of local pet food banks, each has a specific focus and way they operate. Most accept unopened canned and bagged pet food, some accept opened and resealed dry food. Some accept gift cards to purchase food. Contact them directly for additional information.
Chuck Wagon Pet Pantry
Drop off: Multiple locations: Phoenix, Tempe
Distribution: Delivery to those in need
602-686-8104 or www.chuckwaggin.org
Empty Bowl Pet Food Pantry
Drop off: Multiple Drop off locations
Distribution: Serving all of Arizona
602-909-7153 or www.emptybowlpetfoodpantry.org
The Good Dog Food Bowl
Drop off: Multiple drop off locations in East valley, Scottsdale, Phoenix
Distribution: Pick up food in Chandler
www.thegooddogfoodbank.com or email TheGoodDogFoodBank@gmail.com
New River – Foothills Food Bank
Drop off: Limited hours for drop off and distribution, please call. Must be a client to receive pet food.
Distribution: Cave Creek and Black Canyon City Food Banks. Serving Black Canyon City, west to I-17, south to Pinnacle Peak and east to Rio Verde.
34501 N Old Black Canyon Hwy, New River, AZ 85087
480-488-1145 or www.foothillsfoodbank.com/
YWCA Metro Phoenix Chapter- We Feed Four Feet
Drop off: Gift cards for food, treats, supplies
Distribution: via Meals on Wheels Senior Program in the West Valley and YWCA Senior Programs
Let us know if there is a pet food bank you’d like us to add to the list! Also, every pet rescue needs pet food and supplies for their homeless pets!