Medical Care for Stray and Disadvantaged Pets

Support Chester Foundation

You can support the Chester Foundation through monetary donations, as a volunteer or animal foster and by spreading the word through your social networks.

Your donations save lives every day!

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About Us

The Chester Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with a mission to provide medical care for stray and disadvantaged pets.

With an amazing record forming collaborations with animal rescue groups and participating veterinarian hospitals, the Chester Foundation has saved the lives of pets who would otherwise have been lost due to a lack of funds.

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In Memory of Krysten Hicks

The family of Krysten Hicks has asked that donations be made in her memory to the Chester Foundation. We will honor her life with a special fund to support disadvantaged animals in need of emergency medical care.

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Happy Endings

Too often, families are faced with heart wrenching decisions because funds are not available to save the life of their beloved animal companion. Here we highlight the happy endings, but recognize too many animals are not so fortunate.

Read about the most recent cases of animals, and the families who love them, who were given lifesaving support through the Chester Foundation.

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"Making emergency medical care accessible to all pets."

Recent Blog Posts

Read the lastest news about the work of the Chester Foundation and the generous donors who make it all possible!

Jul 2, 2014

Filo’s Rocky Road to Recovery

Filo had a tough road to recovery including a week in the hospital, only to need to return for a blood transfusion. Owner Emmet expressed his sincere appreciation to Chester Foundation for helping bring his "son" back to health.

Mar 8, 2014

Kuipo and her injured foot

“Kuipo” is a recent patient seen at the Pet Emergency Center and recipient of...

Jan 10, 2014

Victims of home fire – Fonzie and Bandit

Both Fonzie and Bandit were victims of a recent house fire. They received life-saving medical care for severe smoke inhalation costing over $5,800. After losing their home and belongings, the family has no funds to pay for the services received. Please help the Chester Foundation raise the money needed to cover the cost of saving Fonzie and Bandit!