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Cause Area

  • Animals
  • Seniors


PO BOX 1063MARYSVILLE, OH 43040 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Hospets provides free pet care services for referred seniors and hospice patients who need help caring for their pets., with the goal of keeping the pet and senior together as long as possible Hospets is a 501(c)(3)non profit. Hospets is comprised of 100% volunteers. 100% of all donations go towards providing services and care to help keep seniors and their pets together for as long as possible


Hospets is a unique organization, founded in 2011. We are an all volunteer, non profit, focusing on the bond, health and emotional well-being of both senior citizens and their pets. Often a pet is the only regular form of companionship a senior may have. Hospets strives to provide assistance to help keep the senior citizens and the pets happy, healthy and together as long as possible.

We are located in Marysville, Ohio, serving people 60 years of age or older. Our focus area is central Ohio.

  • Transporting pets to grooming and veterinary appointments
  • Assistance with pet food, pet medications, and basic veterinary services if owners are facing financial difficulties
  • Transporting pets to assisted living facilities for visits (if allowed)
  • Emergency respite care for the pets should the owners need to be hospitalized
  • Pre-planning placement - Assisting owners with finding a new, loving home for their pets
  • Cleaning litter box, walking, general grooming
  • 24/7 Emergency/on call pet caregiver until family can take possession of a pet

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