Free pet food distribution locations

Our community outreach team partners with 12 different locations to provide dog and cat food, along with cat litter, to community members. All locations are first-come, first-served. We cannot guarantee food will be available at all times. If you need further assistance seeking resources, please view our resource guide, or contact our team to discuss options

Salvation Army

Distribution days and times may change based on demand. 

Eastside | 1019 Payne Ave, Saint Paul, MN | 651-776-8169
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9-11 AM and 1-3 PM

West Seventh | 401 7th St W, St Paul, MN | 651-224-4316
Mondays-Thursdays,10-2 PM

Neighborhood House

Wellstone Center Food Market | 179 Robie St E, Saint Paul, MN | 651-789-3630
Monday-Friday, 9-11:30 AM and 1-3:30 PM

Francis Basket Food Market | 1293 E Maynard Dr. #410 St. Paul, MN | 651-699-0986
Monday, 9-11:30 AM, Tuesdays and Fridays 9-11:30 AM and 1-3:30 PM 

Wellness Center, First Lutheran Church 

463 Maria Ave, Saint Paul, MN | 651-247-8926
Wednesday, 4-5:30 PM (open September through May)


771 Margaret St. St. Paul651-766-4256
Monday, 3-5 PM 

Feeding Frogtown

685 West Minnehaha Ave. St. Paul
Friday, 2-6 PM 

Frogtown Neighborhood Faith Food Pantry

499 Charles Ave. St. Paul, MN
Thursday, 12-2 PM 

Community Emergency Services (CES) | Ani-Meals

1900 11th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN | 612-870-1125
Monday-Wednesday, 1-4 PM; Friday, 1-3 PM

Merrick Food Shelf

1669 Arcade St N, Door 3, Saint Paul, MN | 651-287-2088
Drive through Monday, 3-5 PM; Tuesday-Thursday, 10 AM - 12 PM

NE Seniors

1831 Minnehaha Ave. St. Paul651-808-1901
Contact for hours


If you have questions, or need additional assistance, please contact an AHS Community Organizer or call 651-788-4685.

For caring, compassionate advice and resources to address all your animal concerns.

Contact the Pet Helpline