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.

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

Heart2Heart 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

Food for Pets

Heart2Heart participates in the Hunger Task Force Free Food Giveaway in La Crosse.

We will give away dog and cat food if it becomes available.  We will share the next date when it becomes available.

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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!

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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 RootinCrown Resale Store as a charitable partner.  Donate or purchase gently used or new items to this resale store designating H2H as your charity of choice. Clothing, books, furniture, and home decor can be dropped off at 47 Copeland Ave., La Crosse. When items are sold, a percentage of the proceeds are given to Heart2Heart.


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 H2H services. Contact for more information.

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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.

Mayo Clinic Health System

Dahl Automotive

J. F. Brennan Company, Inc.

Coulee Kennel Club


Memories of Love

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

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In memory of Penny
much loved by Chuck and Linda Lee,

and by many in our community

Maureen Kinney

Chuck and Linda Lee

Marlene Bannen

Gary and Kris Padesky

Diane and Jay Fernholz

In honor of my sweet Taggart. 

Given in the hope of doing something good for other pets and pet owners 

Shelley Hay

   We         Our Donors

Kay Adams    

Altra Gives

Annette Apfel             

David Bange

Carol Bannen

Marlene and James Bannen

Rose and Tom Bielefeldt

Laura Brooks

William and Louise Brown

Clint Bucher

Deborah Buffton and Stephen Minnema

Minda and Mark Chamberlain

Joyce Cielecki

​Carolyn and John Collins

Sonia and Dave Collins

Coulee Kennel Club

Coulee Region Kindness, Inc.

Maureen Cuddigan

Beth Cuta Swertfeger

Ian and Betsy Ellis

Jay and Diane Fernholz

Susan Fox

Amiie Gabrilska

​Lois and Mike Gilbert

Amy Groskopf

Shelly Hay

Patricia Heizler

Ralpph and Bonnie Hicks

Jim and Lynn Hobart

Charlie Hobart

Nicholas Hobart

Mark Hoskins

Laurie Jaszewski

Lin Jennewine and Todd Huffman

Kalla Kalloway

Ann Kevin

Maureen Kinney

Carrie Kish

Karen Lange

Linda and Charles Lee

Mary Linville

Patricia Manthey

Ellen and James Mellick

Jan Munson

New Beginnings Christian Fellowship

Gary Padesky

​Carole & Paul Phillips

Rhonda Pichner

Carlene and Cameron Roberts

Sonja Schrag

Bonnie and Kris Schubert              

Linda Sherwood

Colleen Shore    

Donald and Dorothy Sims

Kathy Sims

Gretchen Skoloda

Janet Slaght

Larry Sleznikow 

Dale Haie and Harriet Snow

Jeanne Specht

Debra Strittmater

Sarah Stuber

Debra and Michael Suchla

Mary and Craig Thompson

Joan Utvik

Lynne and Keith Valiquette

Margaret Webster and Mark Glendenning

Peg Zappen and Pat Caffrey

Linda Zimmerman