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Posted on: March 17, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Update from Animal Control - 03/17/2020

A Message from Animal Control

With the continuously evolving situation surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we understand that this has placed a strain on many families and has left families struggling to make ends meet. If you are facing difficult times and need assistance with feeding your family, including your four-legged family members, please know that many of the local food pantries in our area carry donations of pet food as well.

When supplies are available, the following food pantries offer pet food to owners in need who qualify for their services. Please contact the food pantries directly for their hours, services, and qualifications. Also note, these locations may have updated policies and procedures for distribution in accordance with CDC guidelines, so please call ahead.

∙ Central MA Kibble Kitchen (508) 798-7829
∙ Worcester County Food Bank (508) 842-3663
∙ Catholic Charities of Worcester County (508) 798-0191
∙ CHIP-IN of Charlton (508) 248-3292
∙ Elder Services of Worcester (508) 756-1545
∙ St. Joseph’s Church Pantry in North Brookfield (508) 867-6811
∙ The Queen of the Rosary Catholic Church in Spencer (508) 885-3111
∙ The Unitarian Universalist Food Pantry on Holden St. in Worcester (508) 853-1942
∙ St. Peter’s Church in Worcester (508) 752-4674
∙ South Worcester Neighborhood Center (508) 757-8344

*A listing of Pet Food Pantries will be available on the Town of Auburn website as well*

If you or someone you know is struggling with their pet food supply and needs additional assistance, please have them contact Animal Control at or 508-832-7703.

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