Pet Food Bank Louisville
Pet Food Bank
My Dog Eats First provides a helping hand during hard times, which means you can keep your pet as a loving member of your family. We provide pet food and potentially other items (depending on availability) required to sustain your pet’s health.
When: The 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month
Where: 1800 Portland Avenue, Louisville, KY 40212 – Behind The Table Restaurant. SIDE DOOR ENTRY, NOT FRONT DOOR
Time: Doors Open at 7:00
What You Need To Bring: We don’t require identification, proof of income, etc. for help. If you need pet food we are here for you. *Please understand that this is a supplemental program and not intended to be the sole source of food and supplies for your pets.
Cost: Our pet food and supplies are distributed on a first-come first-served basis and there is no cost involved but we do appreciate donations since we are completely run on donations and volunteer efforts.
What To Expect: Our doors open at 7:00 p.m. There is often a line outside the door so please dress for appropriate weather conditions.
No shopping carts will be allowed in the facility. NO SMOKING ANYWHERE ON THE PROPERTY.
You will be directed to a table to sign in and will be asked to provide your signature on a waiver releasing MDEF from liability, phone number, the number of people in your home, the number/kind of pets you have and then will be directed to our pet food tables. We distribute 1 gallon size bag of cat food and 2 gallon size bags of dog food per ADULT. We do not give out supplies to children under the age of 18. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
All pets must be secured on a leash or in a pet carrier.
*Please understand that this is a supplemental program and not intended to be the sole source of food and supplies for your pets.
An estimated 3.5 million Americans are homeless. Between 5% to 10% of homeless people have pets that provide companionship, protection, and unconditional love.