Last updated: 1 July 2024

Next review: 1 July 2025

Contact details

Run by volunteers Waltham Forest Pet Food Bank operate fortnightly pet foodbank at two locations: 

  • Tesco Supermarket in Highams Park on a Tuesday from 6pm to 7.30pm. 
  • Tesco Leyton Bakers Arms on a Sunday midday to 1.30pm.

    Operating dates can be found displayed at both locations.

The Foodbank is run solely on donations from members of the public and is free to any Waltham Forest resident needing help to feed their pets subject to meeting certain criteria. A range of donated pet accessories are also available on specific request. The volunteers can also advise on neutering pets, vaccinations and training. They link in with other animal groups, local vets and two dog trainers/behaviourist. Pet food is not provided for breeders, wildlife or strays.

Referral required and eligibility

No referral required.