Skip Nav
Pet Advice
How to Avoid a Scary Dog Food Recall
Dogs
Tinkerbelle the Dog Continues Her Streak of Crazy-Amazing Vacations
Dogs
1 Wounded Veteran's Story About His Service Dog Will Bring You to Tears

Give Back: Gifts For Them, Not Just For You

Instead of receiving things you don't want or don't really need, ask guests to make a donation to a shelter or wildlife fund of your choice in lieu of birthday presents or wedding/baby shower registries. Simply choose an organization such as the ASPCA or Humane Society or even the location where you adopted your own precious pal.

My best friend did this for her wedding, requesting donations to the Paw'd Squad, where they adopted a beloved pit bull, Baby. Some rescue groups, such as this one, already have PayPal links set up – simply tell your guests what name to memo the donation with and they're good to go.
Source

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
aimeeb aimeeb 8 years
Great idea!
starangel82 starangel82 8 years
Good idea.
Give Back: Offer Your Skills and Knowledge to Shelters
Dogs get makeovers so they can find homes (Video)
Toru's Charity Hoodies Look Cute and Give Back
Breaking News! Oprah Winfrey Adopts a Puppy
Reasons Behind Failed Marriages
What Do Our Fights Say About Our Relationship?
Give Back: Empty Your Linen Closet For Pets' Sake!
Things to Buy or Donate For Animal Shelter Staff Members
How Men Choose the Woman They're Going to Marry
The Pros and Cons of Dating Each Zodiac Sign
From Our Partners
Latest Dogs, Cats, and Other Pets
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds