||Volunteer pet foster parents from across the province offer to take in pets that belong to women who are residents of Violence Against Women shelters* volunteer veterinarians help by being a neutral location where the pet owner can drop off their pet before staying in a Violence Against Women shelter * pet foster parents pick the pet up after the veterinarian has completed an exam and any needed vaccinations * women seeking assistance should call a local VAW shelter in their area
||Vary by location
||If you are a woman seeking safety, you can call the Assaulted Women’s Helpline at 1-866-863-0511 (TTY 1-866-863-7868) or call a local women’s shelter who will act on your behalf to help place your pet
||Information on the SafePet Program has been mailed to all Ontario Violence Against Women (VAW) shelters by the Ministry of Community and Social Services * interested VAW shelters can participate by following Program guidelines
|Located In Community
||Pet Boarding/Sitting Services
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