Who is eligible for assistance from the RIVMA Companion Animal Foundation?
Pet owners must be residents of Rhode Island and income-eligible to receive CAF assistance and apply for assistance through their veterinarian. The Foundation has established a set of criteria, which allows participating veterinarians to determine whether a client is able to benefit from the fund. Those criteria include federal poverty level guidelines and HUD community median income standards, as well as pet owner participation in programs such as:
For more information about applying for CAF assistance, please visit Frequently Asked Questions.
View and print a CAF Application for Veterinary Medical Assistance (PDF) to bring with you to your veterinarian.
To find a veterinarian near you, please download our CAF Vet Clinic by Location document (PDF).
To support the Companion Animal Foundation please visit Make A Donation.