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Help us

Help them.

Heart2Heart Pet Lifeline, Inc is a 501(c)(3) charity.  The full amount of your gift is tax the full extent allowed by law.

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Join us at the Earth Fair: Sunday, April 28 – 11AM to 4PM at Myrick Park, 789 Myrick Park Drive, La Crosse, WI.  Build your awareness of our environment at this fun event.  AND, these are just 2 of the dogs joining us at our booth.  You might get a puppy kiss!

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You can make the world a better place one pet at a time.

Heart2Heart Pet Lifeline is solely supported by donations from individuals, corporate sponsorships, and foundation grants. Your donations save lives and help keep animals out of shelters and in loving homes.

A donation of

$25 - provides a week’s worth of food for one of our two Pet Food Pantries.                         

$50 -  covers a day of emergency boarding for a pet whose person is hospitalized.

$75 -  provides partial payment for a spay/neuter

$100 - covers vaccination and licensing for a homeless pet owner entering transitional housing

$350 - covers the average cost of emergency veterinary care

$700 - covers the average cost of surgery/dental care

Other ways to support Heart2Heart Pet Lifeline

Heart2Heart Pet Lifeline participates in the Hunger Task Force of La Crosse Free Food Giveaway. We have dog and cat food to give away. The next distribution date is Friday, May 17 from 3 to 4:30 at the Salvation Army Warehouse, 434 Nelson Place, La Crosse.
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We stock two neighborhood food pantries with cat and dog food weekly. Pantries are located on the 1800 block of Kane St and in front of Hamilton School at 1111 7th St S. 


You can help feed hungry pets by donating gift cards through Walmart's Registry for Good and search for "Food for Hungry Pets" or Heart2Heart Pet Lifeline. Thank you!

Thrivent members can recommend where some of Thrivent Financial's charitable outreach funds go.  You can make a recommendation or give directly.  Please consider recommending Heart2Heart for charitable funds from Thrivent.  For more information, visit: for more information.

Thrivent Choice

Heart2Heart is registered at Thrifty Pickins as a charitable partner.  Donate or purchase gently used or new items to this resale store designating Heart2Heart as your charity of choice. Clothing, books, furniture, and home decor can be dropped off at 980 Hwy 16 West Salem, WI 54669. When items are sold, a percentage of the proceeds are given to Heart2Heart.

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Craft shows and pet portraits

We sell handmade art (jewelry, rugs, pet beds) at local crafts shows in the La Crosse area, and take orders for pet portrait commissions. Portraits are approximately 8x10 and are matted and framed(finished size @ 11x13). They are done with chalk pastels and pastel pencils. $50 for single pet, $70 for two pets in same portrait. All proceeds go to support Heart2Heart services. Contact for more information.

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Memories of Love

Kind donations made to Heart2Heart in honor of cherished pets and people.


To honor the life of Jerusalem, pet of Amiie Gabrilska He was a beautiful big boy.

Eric VanOsdol

Peg Zappen

Marlene Bannen

In memory of Mary Dunn

Marlene Bannen

Debra Boehm

Robyn Curtis

Charles & Pam Gleason

Susan & Howard Larson

Linda & Chuck Lee

Susan & Gary Link

Cindy Meyer

Gary & Kristine  Padesky

Jaci Pfaff

Jane Radloff

Linda Sherwood

Debra Strittmater

Kalla Kalloway

Loretta  Kilmer

Cindy Mischnick

Roland & Betty Roskos

Sherri Gaul

Ellen & Jim Mellick

Jan Munson

Michelle Nelson

Barbara Cowgill


In memory of Oskar, therapist, ambassador, and much loved friend of Linda and Chuck Lee

Gary Padesky

Peg Zappen

Diane and Jay Fernholz

Gehl/Schubert Fund

Maureen Kinney

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Mr. Tibbs

Much loved boy of Lisa and Bill Wilbanks

Amiie Gabrilska

In memory of Knox

beloved puppy of Herb Moore and Lori Wernberg

James and Lynn Hobart

In memory of Lily

James and Lynn Hobart


In memory of Dakota

Lynne and Roland Kuhl

Annette Apfel

To honor the memory of

Eric Shore & Family

Sue Sherrick

Connie R Forseth

Betsy & Mark Midthun

Kalla Kalloway

Peg Zappen

Patricia Gund

Bridget Riceci

Teresa Geier

Cindy Mischnick

Community Supporters

​Thank you to these businesses and organizations for their generous donations. With their support, we will be able to help more pets and their people find better health and stay together in happy homes.

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   We         Our Donors

Kay Adams    

Altra Gives

Annette Apfel  

David Bange

Carol Bannen

Marlene and James Bannen

Kathleen Battin

Rose and Tom Bielefeldt

Laura Brooks

Katie Brown

Louise Brown

Gail Brussel

Clinton Bucher

Deborah Buffton and Stephen Minnema

Becky and Bill Byron

Minda and Mark Chamberlain

Joyce Cielecki

​Carolyn and John Collins

Sonia and Dave Collins

Coulee Kennel Club

Coulee Region Kindness, Inc.

Carol Coventry

Maureen Cuddigan

Peggy and David Deutsch-Knutson

Ian and Betsy Ellis

Jay and Diane Fernholz

Susan Fox

Amiie Gabrilska

Cynthia Gaspard

Lois and Mike Gilbert

Kim Goldenfarb

Amy Groskopf

Shelly Hay

Patricia Heizler

​Ralph and Bonnie Hicks

Jim and Lynn Hobart

Mark Hoskins

Dana Hynes

Laurie Jaszewski

Lin Jennewine and Todd Huffman

Kalla Kalloway

Nancy Kane

Christopher Kerbaugh

Ann Kevin

Maureen Kinney

Carrie Kish

Karen Kollasch

George and Betty Kruck

Karen and David Lange

Linda and Charles Lee

Mary Linville

Amy Allison Lloyd

Marge Loch-Wouters

Eileen and Ray Malin

Patricia Manthey

Katherine Mayer

Cindi and Butch McMullin

Ellen and James Mellick

Jan Munson

New Beginnings Christian Fellowship

Doris and Nelson Nichols

Terence and Jane O'Connell

Lisa Okoren

Gary Padesky


​Carole Phillips

Elaine Phillips-Petersen

Rhonda Pichner

Jim and Beth Quamme

Carlene and Cameron Roberts

Payge Rustad

Mary Rooney Sheahen

Cynthia Schini

Sonja Schrag

Bonnie and Kris Schubert

Martha Schwem              

Linda Sherwood

Colleen Shore    

Donald and Dorothy Sims

Martha Sjostrom

Gretchen and Dave Skoloda

Janet Slaght

Larry Sleznikow

Harriet Snow

Jeanne Specht

Debra Strittmater

Sarah Stuber

Debra and Michael Suchla

Don Swanson

Mary and Craig Thompson

Kristin Tschumper

Joan Utvik

Lynne and Keith Valiquette

Jenny and Tom Walter

Women with Purpose

Peg Zappen and Pat Caffrey

Linda Zimmerman

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