Many caring pet-loving residents come to Animal Services to ask how they can help the animals we care for at the shelter. While our budget does allow us to provide the basics for the pets we care for, contributions help us go that extra mile to provide the high-level care these animals deserve. If you can,
here are three ways you can assist:
Through the Animal Welfare Trust Fund, our citizens are able to donate directly to the animals under our care. The donations are used for the extra medications, specialty food, and items for our cats and dogs that we might not otherwise be able to provide.
Donate Online today. You may also bring or mail a check to the shelter. Please make your check out the PCAS Animal Welfare Trust Fund.
This fund was established to provide for the receipt of gifts, grants and awards of money from either public or private donors to be placed in a trust and appropriated for the exclusive use, welfare and benefit of domestic animals within Pinellas County. The Trust Fund makes it possible to care for a larger number of animals and provides special needs such as:
Animal Welfare Trust Fundraisers:
Animal Welfare Trust Fund Annual Reports:
Pinellas County Animal Services need many types of donations. If you cannot make a monetary donation to the “Animal Welfare Trust Fund.” you can still help in other ways. Please drop off all items at the front desk.
Many items are in need on a daily basis:
This is also a great way to get children involved. Children can perform drives in their neighborhood for a school project!
3. Donating Time:
Support Florida Friend License Plate Program:
You can help support the Florida Friend program by purchasing a Spay/ Neuter license plate. Purchases directly contribute to animal welfare in the state of Florida. Each year, license plate funds are distributed to local spay/ neuter programs targeting animals at the highest risk for reproduction. For more information, visit Florida Animal Friend .
The Spay/Neuter license plates may be purchased through the Pinellas County Tax Collector .