Pet Food Pantries

Food Pantries

The Chicago animal welfare community is committed to helping the pets of people in need. The following organizations offer pet food and other care supplies to pet owners throughout the city.

Care for Real
5341 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60640

Provisions: Pet food
Frequency: First Thursday of the month
3:00-5:00 p.m.

Friendship Pet Food Pantry
2711 W. Lawrence Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625

Provisions: Pet food; Cat litter, toys, leashes when available
Frequency: Third Saturday of every month 
9:00-11:00 a.m.
Requirements: Chicago resident and proof of spay or neuter

Irving Park Community Food Pantry
3801 N. Keeler Ave.
Chicago, IL 60641

Provisions: Pet Food
Frequency: Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m. -noon.;
Second Tuesday of the month, 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Requirements: Resident of zip codes 60641 or 60618

PAWS Chicago Pet Food Bank
3516 W. 26th St.
Chicago, IL 60623

Provisions: Pet food and supplies

Red Door Animal Shelter
7648 N. Paulina St.
Chicago, IL 60626

Provisions: Pet Food
Frequency: Last Friday of the month
Requirements: Proof of government aid

Tree House Pet Food Pantry
7225 N. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL 60645

Provisions: Pet food
Frequency: Every  other Thursday
Requirements: Proof of low-income