Foundation / Corporation
Oxbow Animal Health
Grants totaling up to $20,000 to USA and Canada animal rescue and shelter organizations for educational programs, capital projects, and operational support. Eligible programs must provide services to wildlife, companion livestock, and small animals, such as cats, ferrets, rabbits, mice, rats, guinea pigs, hamsters, chinchillas, degus, sugar gliders, gerbils, reptiles, and tortoises. Funding is intended to support programs that find safe and permanent homes for small animals or rehabilitated wildlife.
Grants are awarded based upon an organization’s effective use of resources in providing quality animal care, home placement, education and community outreach.
Education and Outreach Support - Educational and outreach programs, training materials, leaflets, and videos.
Capital Improvement Support - Renovations, additions, new structures, and equipment purchases.
Operating Support - Normal operating expenses such as feed, utilities, and veterinary care.
GrantWatch ID#: 173148
The grant funding will be advocated to, on average, 6-10 organizations.
Eligible to apply:
- Rescue Organizations
- Foster Networks
- Humane Societies
- Wildlife Rehabilitation Organizations
- Animal Sanctuaries
- Other Specialty Organizations
- Organizations in the US and Canada
501(c)(3) status is not required to apply.
Animals that qualify:
- Small Animals which utilize Oxbow’s product line (Please note that the Foundation is unable to provide funding for spay/neuter surgeries in cats or any funding for dog-specific rescues or projects.)
- Companion Livestock such as alpacas, llamas, goats, donkeys, miniature horses, and others. (Please note that the Foundation is unable to provide funding for equine-specific rescues or projects)
Organizations are eligible to receive grant funding in two out of every three calendar years. If you receive grant funding two years in a row, you are not eligible the following year.
Applications must be postmarked between June 1 and August 31, 2018.
The application found online can be completed electronically. Please print the completed application and submit by mail.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Return completed application packets to:
Oxbow Animal Health
Attn: Grant Review Committee
11902 South 150th Street
Omaha, NE 68138
USA: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York City; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming
Canada: Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon