Success Stories

With the support of our generous donors, the FACE Foundation has been able to give life-saving grants to pet owners who are unable to afford the cost of their beloved pets’ emergency veterinary care. As you read the stories below, know that it is our donors who make their surgeries possible. Please consider making a donation today.

  • Zander
    Zander here has quite the appetite! He swallowed something his little tummy could not digest and soon he was at the vet hospital and desperate for surgery to remove the foreign object. His family wished they could afford...
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  • Bossman
    “Bossman” belongs to a single mother with a two year old and they both adore their sweet Pittie. Bossman has been with his “mom” since she rescued him as a puppy and he repays her with unconditional love....
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  • Nala C.
    Sweet “Nala” seemed to be down on her luck when her owner came to FACE, desperate for help. Nala’s leash had broken while on a walk one day and as a result of having ran into the street,...
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  • Max G.
    “I just want to say thanks for the help that was given to my dog when he really needed it. Every time I see my dog I am happy that he’s still by my side and that we...
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  • Natalia
    Meet “Natalia!” Natalia and her youngest human sibling are the best of friends and are inseparable. When Natalia got stuck under the couch one day, her little elbow was badly injured in the process of being rescued. Natalia’s...
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  • Riley T.
    “My dogs are my family. I live for them. Every morning they wake me up. I have no family or friends. They are my everything.” Riley’s pet parent is an elderly woman who lives on her own and...
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  • Nypolyan
    This handsome Doxie is “Nypolyan!” Nypolyan belongs to a little family whose mother is a single-parent that has been out of work for months. One of Nypolyan’s human siblings has special needs and this makes it very difficult...
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  • Leila
    Meet FACE grantee “Leila!” This pretty girl was suffering from a urinary obstruction when Save A Life partner VCA Animal Specialty Group recommended emergency surgery. Leila’s “parents” had just exhausted their savings moving into a new home with their...
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  • Kiba
    “Kiba” is a Shiba Inu who had seen better days when his owner sought financial assistance from the FACE Foundation. Kiba had been battling painful bladder stones for some time when it was decided he needed a surgery...
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  • Milo L.
    Meet “Milo!” This handsome pup is one lucky dog. Milo was tragically hit by a car after he escaped from his home and suffered a major fracture that needed immediate surgery. When his owners were told how much...
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  • Kitty R.
    “Kitty” was an outdoor cat that appeared on her human mom’s farm one day over a year ago and has stuck around since. She hunts mice in the barn and in return her adopted “mom” repays her with...
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  • Tyson
    Tyson belongs to a full time student who loves his furry best friend with everything he has. One day, Tyson lost mobility of his back legs and his human dad was terrified. He rushed him to the vet...
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  • Riley S.
    This sweetheart is “Riley” and he was lucky enough to have been approved for financial assistance from FACE when he and his “dad” had nowhere else to turn to. New to the area, Riley and his pet parent...
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  • Casper
    Meet “Casper!” This pup had a rough first year of life. Casper is deaf but does not let his disability get in the way of his happiness. Unfortunately, Casper’s home is located on a busy street so when...
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  • Ellie
    “Ellie” is a happy pup who was enjoying life with her human mom until one day when she took a tumble off the couch and broke her little leg. Her vet determined she needed a complex surgery to...
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  • CeCe A.
    FACE is proud to introduce a grantee named “CeCe!” CeCe was only 9 months old when she broke her leg and found herself in the emergency room with her concerned pet parents. The sudden trip to the vet...
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  • Sage
    This beautiful Bluenose Pitbull is “Sage!” Sage’s “dad” never imagined he’d be put into a situation where he would be forced to put his best friend to sleep. Unfortunately, without the FACE Foundation, that is the only tragic...
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  • Sonny
    Sonny is a sweet Frenchie pup who enjoys being the “only child” to his two pet parents. Life was great for this little family until one day when Sonny tragically broke his leg trying to get out of...
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  • Roxy F
    FACE grantee “Roxy” was tragically ran over and found herself in desperate need of surgery to repair her broken leg. At only six months old, this pup was in danger of being put down if her owners could...
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  • Words of Thanks
    We created our Words of Thanks video to show our friends and supporters the incredible impact they have made for pets and families in our community. Our work of saving lives would not be possible without you!
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