TVMF and Meals on Wheels (MOW) have partnered to provide veterinary care free of charge to clients of the Pets Assisting the Lives of Seniors (PALS) program of MOW for the purpose of strengthening the human animal bond by ensuring the health and welfare of animals belonging to people who are homebound, elderly and disabled.
Click HERE to read about some of the TVMF P.A.L.S. patients!
Veterinary care and wellness services provided for the P.A.L.S. clients of MOW will ensure that their companion animals will live longer healthier lives. Keeping their companion animals healthy will result in an improved health and quality of life for the P.A.L.S. clients. Happiness, companionship and feeling needed all reinforce the human-animal bond, which has the proven human health benefits of longevity, lowered stress, improved immune levels and an improved mental state.
Program services are provided in Austin, TX, and Bryan/College Station, TX.
Meals on Wheels and More of Austin
Feather and Fur Animal Hospital, Dr. Howard Blatt
Austin Vet Care, Dr. Jon Brandes
North Austin Animal Hospital, Drs. Chad Harris and Jean Heppner
Austin Vet Hospital, Dr. Thomas Palvino
AM/PM Animal Hospital, Dr. Leanne Parker
Lago Vista Vet, Dr. Virginia Williams
Elgin Family Vet Center, Dr. Leslie Sirmons
Hometown Animal Care, Dr. Wendy Walden
VCA Ben White Animal Hospital, Drs. Erica Garza and Janet Yen