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Tamarac Pet Pantry
Tamarac Pet Pantry Now Open
ABOUT THE TAMARAC PET PANTRY
Tamarac’s Pet Pantry is open to qualified residents on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday and Thursday of every month while supplies last. By appointment only. The first appointment is at 1 p.m., and the last is at 6 p.m. Interested residents must be screened for eligibility before scheduling an appointment to complete registration. Residents can call 954-597-3642 to begin the screening process by phone.
Click to fill out the Tamarac Pet Pantry Registration Form.
In order to be deemed income-eligible for this program, your total annual gross household income must not exceed the amounts as determined by the income limits in the chart below.
Total Family Size: =____ Children (0-17 years of age):___ Adults (18+ years of age):___
TAMARAC PET PANTRY HOUSEHOLD INCOME CHART
Extremely Low Income
0% - 30%
Very Low Income
$0 to $18,750
$18,751 to $31,200
$0 to $21,400
$21,401 to $35,650
$0 to $24,100
$24,101 to $40,100
$0 to $26,759
$26,751 to $44,550
$0 to 30,680
$30,681 to $48,150
$0 to 35,160
$35,161 to $51,700
$0 to $39,640
$39,641 to $55,250
$0 to $44,120
$44,121 to $58,850
Please be advised that assistance is limited to 4 pets per household. Assistance available for Dogs and Cats only.
Once staff has determined the household’s eligibility, an appointment to complete the registration process will be set. Proof of residency and proof of income will be required at the first appointment. Each household is limited to food for a maximum of four (4) pets and residents are allowed to come to the pantry once (1) per month, subject to availability.
WAYS TO HELP
Individuals and organizations seeking to donate pet food may do so between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m., Monday – Friday, and Saturday, from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Donors can arrange at-home pick-ups by calling (954) 597-3674. Due to supply limitations, specific brands and flavors cannot be requested.
Pet Pantry Distribution Guidelines
- 8 lbs or 8 cans (6 oz/can) of cat food per cat
- 8 lbs or 8 cans (12-14 oz/can) of dog food per dog <10 lbs
- 15 lbs or 15 cans (12-14 oz/can) dog food per dog 10-25 lbs
- 20 lbs or 20 cans (12-14 oz/can) dog food per dog 26-50 lbs
- 25 lbs or 25 cans (12-14 oz/can) dog food per dog 51-75 lbs
- 30 lbs or 30 cans (12-14 oz/can) dog food per dog 76-100 lbs
- 35 lbs or 35 cans (12-14 oz/can) dog food per dog >100 lbs
For more information, please call the Tamarac Pet Pantry at (954) 597-3674.