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Medical Assistance Fund

The PAWS Medical Assistance Fund is for eligible rescues/rescuers only. 

The minimum requirements to qualify for assistance:

  • Are an independent rescuer or a non-profit 501(c)(3) rescue.

  • Are registered with San Jose Animal Care Center (SJACC) to pull animals.

  • Took in an animal from SJACC (must have an “A” number) that is adoptable and that needs non-routine medical care.


If you do not meet the qualifications for this fund, please visit our Programs page for a listing of low-cost veterinary care and other helpful links.

Download Submission Checklist and Application Form

Dog at Vet
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