About our Vet Program


Veterinary Care

Vet care is important for every dog, from shots to emergency surgeries we are doing our best to help owners maintain healthy dogs. Living outside is hard on the dogs and along with proper food, vet care is a vital and essential part of our program. By providing vet care we are improving and saving lives one stitch at a time


Rules Apply

* Owners must be homeless in the city of Seattle

* Seattle Dogs has a mandatory spay and neuter policy if care is needed above initial exam and vaccines. Owner must sign the contract allowing this procedure or service will be denied. Controlling the pet population is something we take very seriously. There are no exceptions unless our vet concludes that its not safe or advisable at the time of service.

* Follow up care is provided however ongoing care is provided on case by case basis and dependent on funding


Our Vet Fund

Vet care is vital to Seattle Dogs but we need your help to keep it going. Donations help cover our costs and ensures that another dog waiting can be seen.  If any funds from one pet are left over it stays in our vet account and begins to cover the next one coming thru the door.  We appreciate your support and offer two ways to donate:

1. Via Paypal please click link to donate a one time or monthly contribution

2. Donate directly to our vet Greenwood Animal Hospital 206-528-3838 re Seattle Dogs

To Donate Click Here