Find a Professional

All Austin, TX area based pledge partners listed below have taken our pledge and are committed to humane training, handling, behavior modification, and care practices for companion animals.

–> View and take our pledge.

–> Fear Free Pets is another excellent source for ethical pet care professionals and keeps a national directory of certified professionals including veterinarians, trainers, pet sitters, and groomers here: https://fearfreepets.com/resources/directory/

TRAINERS & BEHAVIOR CONSULTANTS

Learn More:

How to Find a Trainer Who Won’t Harm Your Pet

Pledge Partners:

Not a Dog

Scholarship Based/Sliding Scale

VETERINARIANS

Learn More:

Fear Free Pets

Study Shows Just How Stressed Dogs are at the Vet – Companion Animal Psychology

Vet’s Office: Waiting Room or Dog Park? – Jessica Dolce

Pledge Partners:

PET SITTERS AND BOARDING FACILITIES

Learn More:

Perfect Pet Sitter? – Fear Free Happy Homes

Find a Great Dog Daycare – Kathy Sdao

7 Things to Look for When Choosing Your Dog’s Daycare – Robin Bennett

Pledge Partners:

GROOMERS

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Fear Free Home Spa Days – Fear Free Pets

Pledge Partners:

PET STORES

Learn More:

Choosing the Right Equipment for Your Dog – Positively

Companion Animal Psychology on Harnesses

COMMUNITY SUPPORT SERVICES

Learn More:

Pet Food Bank of Austin & Travis County

Low-Cost Vet Care from Emancipet

Friends of Austin Animal Center Behavior Assistance Program

Rehoming a Pet

–> See our ANIMAL SHELTER AND RESCUE GROUP partners.