Or you can make a check payable to “Pet Helpers” , and send it to Pet Helpers,PO Box 1748, Port Townsend WA 98368

Our work is dependent entirely on your donationsSince we are an all-volunteer organization, funds go directly to helping the pets.  

Pet Helpers Port Townsend is a nonprofit 501c3 organization. We do not proselytize. Donated funds to Pet Helpers Port Townsend go to care of the animals, with only 3% used for operating expenses. Tax ID, financial report, and details are available on request to

Your generous donations make a huge difference! Besides providing funds for spay, neuter, vaccinations and microchips, we handle many urgent requests to help pay for acute illnesses and injuries.

Below are some photos of a typical emergency case. The cost was $3000. Without the hep of generous donors such as yourself, we could not have saved this dog’s life.

Photos: 1. Louie the dog before the coyote attack. 2. A view of some of the surgical repairs – they placed rubber tubes to drain abscesses in the wounds. There were several more in his throat and chest. These were later removed and the wounds stitched closed. Louie healed well.

Louie before the attack
After lifesaving surgery, rubber tubes were placed to drain the abscessed wounds.

Where exactly do your donations go?

Funds donated to Pet Helpers pay for veterinary care and/or sheltering fees for the pets of the homeless people in Port Townsend and vicinity. Veterinary costs are for treatment of ill and injured pets, spay, neuter, vaccinations, microchips, and licensing.

We print brochures and posters that inform the community of our work, and have a few office expenses such as paper – these add up to only 3% of our expenses. Most other office costs are donated by our volunteers, as are gasoline expenses.

Please help us make a difference.

Our 501c3 number is

3 ways to make your donation:


  • Make a check to “Pet Helpers”, with “donation” in the memo line. Send it to: Pet Helpers, PO Box 1748, Port Townsend WA 98368.
  • To use your credit card please call, email, or send the card information by postal mail. Include the card number, expiration date, and 3-digit code from the back of the card, and your zip code. It will be processed through Square.
    • phone: 360-840-5264
    • postal mail: Pet Helpers, PO Box 1748, Port Townsend WA 98368
  • To donate online by PayPal, call 360-840-5264 and we will walk you through the process.

Donate in a Friend’s or Loved One’s Name

You can make your donation count in the heart of someone you love by donating in their name as your holiday or birthday gift to them! If you know someone who loves animals and you didn’t know what to give them, this is the perfect solution! Just tell us in whose name you are making the gift, and request an acknowledgement packet that you can give to them or have us send to them for you. Include their postal address, please.

You will be sent an acknowledgement for your tax records.