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Get to know the Banfield Foundation®

About us

Banfield Foundation believes that every pet deserves access to veterinary care, shelter and disaster relief. Our board of directors and associates are committed to making a better world for pets because they make a better world for us.

Our team

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Executive Director
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Director of Finance
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Director of Development and Strategic Initiatives
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Community Programs Manager
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Community Programs Coordinator


Our board of directors

Anthony Guerrieri

President and Chairman of the Board, Banfield Foundation SVP, Corporate Affairs, Banfield Pet Hospital

Brian Garish

President, Banfield Pet Hospital

Julie L. Lawless

SVP, Corporate Affairs, Elanco

Brent Mayabb, DVM

Vice President and Chief Veterinary Officer, Royal Canin

Helen Mills

Global VP, Corporate Affairs & Sustainability, Mars Petcare

Hannah Peters

Managing Director, Hill + Knowlton Strategies

Charlotte A. Rossetter

Mars Family volunteer

Jeannine Taaffe

Vice President, Digital Health, Kinship

About the Banfield Foundation

At the core of the Banfield Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is the belief that all pets deserve access to veterinary care. In support of this belief, the foundation funds programs that enable veterinary care, elevate the power of the human-animal bond, provide disaster relief for pets, and advance the science of veterinary medicine through fostering innovation and education. It also leverages the expertise and passion of Banfield Pet Hospital® associates to care for pets in need. At the Banfield Foundation, we are committed to making a better world for pets because they make a better world for us.


See our Impact Reports

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Donate now

Help our efforts to provide veterinary care for pets in need, critical medical equipment for shelter and rescue organizations, shelter and disaster relief, resources for survivors of domestic abuse to transition to safety with their pets, and more.

All donations are 100% tax deductible.

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