CORONAVIRUS: Pet Food Banks Open, Need Food Donations

Florida Covid-19 News

BOCA RATON, FL ( — Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control is announcing several “pet food banks” that have opened and are in need of donations.

Here is the official release:

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, many pet owners are struggling to feed not only themselves, but also their pets.  Thankfully, there are several pet food banks here in Palm Beach County; however, many of them are running desperately low on resources and donations.

Items most needed:

·       Dry cat food (no open bags)

·       Dry dog food (no open bags)

·       Canned adult cat food and canned kitten food

·       Canned adult dog food

·       Cat litter

Items can be ordered online and shipped directly to the food bank of your choice, or dropped off at their location.  To donate or to receive help, please reach out to one of the pet food banks below:

Peggy’s Pantry

3200 North Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33409

Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

By appointment only for food assistance requests

Kibblez of Love

8100 Belvedere Road, Suite 13, West Palm Beach, FL 33411

Hours:  Thursdays, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Barky Pines Animal Sanctuary

6521 Carol Street, Loxahatchee, FL 33470

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